Expected years of schooling (of children) (years)

Expected years of schooling (of children) (years)

Number of years of schooling that a child of school entrance age can expect to receive if prevailing patterns of age-specific enrolment rates persist throughout the child’s life.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (2013). Data Centre. Accessed November, 2013

http://stats.uis.unesco.org

Data in the tables are those available to the Human Development Report Office as of 15 November, 2013, unless otherwise specified.

HDI Rank

Country

1980

1985

1990

2000

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

.. Very high human development

13.0

13.3

13.8

15.2

15.7

15.7

15.8

15.9

16.0

16.2

16.3

16.3

16.3

.. High human development

9.1

9.1

9.8

10.7

11.7

12.0

12.3

12.7

12.9

13.1

13.4

13.4

13.4

.. Medium human development

7.1

7.9

8.3

9.2

10.3

10.5

10.8

11.0

11.1

11.3

11.7

11.7

11.7

.. Low human development

5.1

5.7

5.5

6.7

7.8

7.9

8.2

8.4

8.6

8.7

8.9

9.0

9.0

1 Norway

13.1

13.2

14.0

17.5

17.5

17.6

17.5

17.3

17.3

17.5

17.6

17.6

17.6 1

2 Australia

17.4

17.4

17.4

20.3

20.0

18.7

18.7

18.8

19.1

19.5

19.9

19.9

19.9 1

3 Switzerland

12.4

12.7

13.4

15.2

15.2

15.3

15.3

15.3

15.4

15.6

15.7

15.7

15.7 1

4 Netherlands

12.9

13.0

14.6

16.7

16.4

16.5

16.7

16.8

16.8

17.0

17.9

17.9

17.9 1

5 United States

14.1

14.4

15.2

15.3

15.9

15.9

16.1

16.2

16.3

16.4

16.5

16.5

16.5 1

6 Germany

14.4

14.4

13.6

15.8

16.0

16.1

16.1

16.2

16.2

16.2

16.3

16.3

16.3 1

7 New Zealand

13.5

13.8

14.5

17.4

19.2

19.2

19.5

19.3

20.2

19.7

19.4

19.4

19.4 1

8 Canada

15.6

15.6

16.7

15.8

15.9

15.9

15.9

15.9

15.9

15.9

15.9

15.9

15.9 1

9 Singapore

..

..

12.7

12.7

13.9

14.1

14.2

14.4

14.5

15.2

15.2

15.4

15.4 1 2

10 Denmark

13.4

13.6

14.1

16.3

16.9

16.8

16.8

16.8

16.8

16.9

16.9

16.9

16.9 1

11 Ireland

11.4

11.9

12.6

16.7

17.5

17.5

17.9

18.0

18.4

18.7

18.6

18.6

18.6 1

12 Sweden

12.8

12.5

12.9

18.9

15.9

15.8

15.7

15.7

15.7

15.9

15.8

15.8

15.8 1

13 Iceland

12.6

13.5

14.2

17.1

18.1

18.2

18.2

18.4

18.4

18.7

18.7

18.7

18.7 1

14 United Kingdom

12.9

13.2

13.6

16.1

16.6

16.1

16.0

16.2

16.4

16.8

16.2

16.2

16.2 1

15 Korea (Republic of)

11.6

13.1

13.7

16.0

16.5

16.6

16.7

16.8

16.8

16.9

17.0

17.0

17.0 1

15 Hong Kong, China (SAR)

11.0

12.1

12.3

12.8

13.3

13.4

14.1

15.2

15.4

15.3

15.4

15.6

15.6 1

17 Japan

13.2

13.2

13.3

14.6

14.9

15.0

15.0

15.0

15.1

15.1

15.3

15.3

15.3 1

18 Liechtenstein

..

..

..

..

14.6

14.6

14.6

14.8

14.7

14.7

15.1

15.1

15.1 1

19 Israel

12.6

13.1

12.7

15.1

15.8

15.7

15.8

15.6

15.7

15.7

15.7

15.7

15.7 1

20 France

12.4

12.8

14.2

15.6

15.9

15.8

15.8

15.8

15.8

15.9

16.0

16.0

16.0 1

21 Luxembourg

9.9

10.7

11.0

13.4

13.5

13.5

13.5

13.5

13.7

13.9

13.9

13.9

13.9 1

21 Belgium

12.9

13.4

14.1

18.2

15.8

15.8

15.8

15.8

15.9

16.0

16.2

16.2

16.2 1

21 Austria

12.4

12.7

13.9

15.4

15.0

15.1

15.0

15.2

15.3

15.6

15.6

15.6

15.6 1

24 Finland

13.3

14.1

15.0

17.7

17.1

17.2

17.1

17.1

16.8

16.9

17.0

17.0

17.0 1

25 Slovenia

..

11.6

12.0

14.7

16.6

16.7

16.8

16.8

16.8

17.0

16.8

16.8

16.8 1

26 Italy

12.2

12.1

12.7

15.0

16.0

16.1

16.2

16.2

16.1

16.1

16.3

16.3

16.3 1

27 Spain

12.6

13.2

14.2

15.9

16.0

16.0

16.1

16.3

16.4

16.8

17.1

17.1

17.1 1

28 Czech Republic

..

12.2

11.9

13.9

14.9

15.0

15.4

15.5

16.0

16.3

16.4

16.4

16.4 1

29 Greece

11.7

12.7

12.0

14.2

16.8

17.0

16.5

16.5

16.5

16.5

16.5

16.5

16.5 1

30 Brunei Darussalam

11.4

11.6

12.2

13.4

14.1

14.4

14.3

14.1

14.2

14.0

14.1

14.5

14.5 1

31 Qatar

11.9

12.5

11.8

12.6

13.8

13.8

13.8

13.8

13.8

13.8

13.8

13.8

13.8 1

32 Cyprus

8.7

8.8

9.2

12.4

13.5

13.6

13.8

14.2

14.7

14.0

14.0

14.0

14.0 1

33 Estonia

..

..

13.1

15.0

16.5

16.4

16.4

16.3

16.3

16.5

16.5

16.5

16.5 1

34 Saudi Arabia

6.0

7.3

8.7

11.5

12.5

12.7

12.8

13.1

13.7

14.6

15.2

15.6

15.6 1

35 Poland

12.0

12.1

12.3

14.8

15.1

15.1

15.1

15.1

15.2

15.4

15.5

15.5

15.5 1

35 Lithuania

..

..

12.8

14.5

16.4

16.5

16.6

16.8

17.0

16.9

16.7

16.7

16.7 1

37 Slovakia

..

..

11.8

13.3

14.3

14.5

14.8

14.9

15.0

15.1

15.0

15.0

15.0 1

37 Andorra

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

11.2

11.2

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7 1

39 Malta

12.5

12.4

12.2

12.5

14.1

14.0

13.8

13.9

14.3

14.7

14.5

14.5

14.5 1

40 United Arab Emirates

8.6

9.8

10.6

12.0

12.7

12.9

13.0

13.2

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3 1 3

41 Portugal

10.5

11.4

11.8

15.7

15.3

15.3

15.6

15.9

16.1

16.3

16.3

16.3

16.3 1

41 Chile

11.3

12.0

12.8

12.9

14.0

14.0

14.5

14.7

14.7

14.9

15.1

15.1

15.1 1

43 Hungary

11.3

12.0

11.1

14.3

15.2

15.3

15.3

15.3

15.3

15.5

15.4

15.4

15.4 1

44 Cuba

12.1

11.9

12.3

12.2

14.6

15.8

16.9

17.4

17.3

16.2

15.4

14.5

14.5 1

44 Bahrain

10.4

13.0

13.4

13.6

14.8

14.4

14.4

14.4

14.4

14.4

14.4

14.4

14.4 1 4

46 Kuwait

11.2

12.2

10.4

15.5

14.6

14.6

14.6

14.6

14.6

14.6

14.6

14.6

14.6 1

47 Croatia

..

..

10.7

12.3

13.9

14.0

14.1

14.1

14.1

14.4

14.5

14.5

14.5 1

48 Latvia

13.3

13.5

12.6

14.2

16.2

16.2

16.3

16.4

16.1

15.8

15.5

15.5

15.5 1

49 Argentina

11.3

12.6

13.2

14.7

15.2

15.5

15.5

15.7

16.1

16.4

16.4

16.4

16.4 1

50 Uruguay

12.1

12.2

12.9

14.2

15.3

15.4

15.7

15.5

15.5

15.5

15.5

15.5

15.5 1

51 Montenegro

..

..

..

..

13.1

13.6

14.1

14.6

15.0

15.2

15.2

15.2

15.2 1

51 Bahamas

12.8

12.2

12.1

10.9

12.4

12.4

12.6

12.6

12.6

12.6

12.6

12.6

12.6 1 5

53 Belarus

11.8

12.5

12.8

13.6

14.7

14.9

15.1

15.3

15.4

15.4

15.6

15.7

15.7 1

54 Romania

12.0

12.0

12.1

11.7

13.4

13.5

13.8

14.3

14.5

14.2

14.1

14.1

14.1 1

55 Libya

12.5

13.1

14.0

15.8

16.1

16.1

16.1

16.1

16.1

16.1

16.1

16.1

16.1 1

56 Oman

3.5

5.9

7.9

10.9

11.2

11.1

11.4

11.9

13.1

13.4

13.6

13.6

13.6 1

57 Russian Federation

12.2

12.6

12.7

12.4

13.6

13.6

13.7

13.8

14.0

14.0

14.0

14.0

14.0 1

58 Bulgaria

11.2

11.7

12.1

12.9

13.5

13.5

13.8

13.8

13.9

14.2

14.3

14.3

14.3 1

59 Barbados

12.2

13.2

12.9

14.2

14.7

14.9

15.0

15.4

15.7

15.5

15.4

15.4

15.4 1

60 Palau

..

..

..

13.7

13.7

13.7

13.7

13.7

13.7

13.7

13.7

13.7

13.7 1

61 Antigua and Barbuda

..

..

..

..

..

..

14.4

14.3

14.1

14.0

13.8

13.8

13.8 1

62 Malaysia

9.0

9.8

9.7

11.9

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7 1

63 Mauritius

9.1

9.7

10.5

12.2

13.7

13.9

14.0

14.2

14.5

14.6

14.8

15.6

15.6 1

64 Trinidad and Tobago

10.8

11.0

11.2

11.8

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3 1

65 Panama

11.1

10.9

10.6

12.2

12.7

12.7

12.6

12.6

12.5

12.6

12.4

12.4

12.4 1

65 Lebanon

11.9

10.9

11.7

15.0

13.3

12.9

13.0

13.0

13.1

13.1

13.3

13.2

13.2 1

67 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

10.0

10.5

10.5

10.5

12.6

13.1

13.7

14.2

14.2

14.2

14.2

14.2

14.2 1

68 Costa Rica

9.6

9.2

9.8

11.4

11.9

12.2

12.4

12.7

13.0

13.2

13.5

13.5

13.5 1

69 Turkey

7.5

8.3

8.9

11.1

11.9

12.3

12.6

12.5

13.0

13.9

14.4

14.4

14.4 1

70 Kazakhstan

11.9

12.5

12.6

12.7

15.0

15.1

15.0

15.0

14.8

14.7

14.9

15.0

15.0 1

71 Seychelles

9.2

11.7

12.2

12.7

13.6

13.5

13.4

13.3

11.5

13.1

11.6

11.6

11.6 1

71 Mexico

10.2

11.1

10.6

11.6

12.2

12.2

12.3

12.5

12.6

12.7

12.8

12.8

12.8 1

73 Sri Lanka

10.0

10.5

11.3

12.5

13.0

13.2

13.3

13.4

13.4

13.6

13.6

13.6

13.6 1

73 Saint Kitts and Nevis

11.8

11.7

12.8

13.0

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9 1

75 Iran (Islamic Republic of)

8.7

8.7

9.2

11.8

11.5

11.9

12.3

12.8

13.0

13.1

13.6

15.2

15.2 1

76 Azerbaijan

11.3

11.5

10.7

10.3

11.2

11.4

11.6

11.6

11.7

11.7

11.8

11.8

11.8 1

77 Serbia

..

..

13.6

13.6

13.6

13.6

13.6

13.7

13.7

13.6

13.6

13.6

13.6 1

77 Jordan

11.9

12.0

11.7

12.7

13.8

13.7

13.7

13.9

13.7

13.4

13.3

13.3

13.3 1

79 Grenada

12.1

11.8

12.6

14.3

15.1

15.3

15.5

15.6

15.8

15.8

15.8

15.8

15.8 1

79 Georgia

12.8

..

12.4

11.7

12.6

12.5

13.1

12.8

13.2

13.2

13.2

13.2

13.2 1

79 Brazil

9.9

11.1

12.2

14.3

14.2

14.5

14.8

15.3

15.2

15.2

15.2

15.2

15.2 1 6

82 Peru

10.9

11.7

12.0

13.6

12.8

12.9

13.0

13.0

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1 1

83 Ukraine

12.0

12.2

12.3

12.6

14.2

14.4

14.5

14.6

14.7

14.7

14.9

15.1

15.1 1

84 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

..

..

10.6

11.6

11.7

11.9

12.1

13.1

13.2

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3 1

84 Belize

10.7

10.7

10.7

11.1

13.0

13.5

13.5

13.5

13.3

13.2

13.3

13.7

13.7 1

86 Bosnia and Herzegovina

..

..

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.3

13.3

13.4

13.6

13.6

13.6 1

87 Armenia

..

..

10.7

11.1

11.2

11.7

12.3

11.9

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3 1

88 Fiji

10.8

10.5

12.1

13.2

14.2

14.4

14.7

14.9

15.2

15.4

15.7

15.7

15.7 1

89 Thailand

7.9

8.6

8.4

11.2

12.4

12.3

12.9

12.9

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1 1

90 Tunisia

8.3

9.9

10.4

13.1

14.1

14.2

14.3

14.4

14.4

14.5

14.6

14.6

14.6 1

91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

11.7

11.7

12.1

12.8

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3

13.3 1

91 China

8.4

8.0

8.8

9.3

10.7

11.0

11.5

11.9

12.3

12.5

12.9

12.9

12.9 1

93 Dominica

10.5

11.0

11.0

13.0

13.0

13.0

13.0

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7 1 5

93 Algeria

9.4

9.4

9.5

10.7

12.0

12.1

12.3

12.8

13.2

13.6

14.0

14.0

14.0 1

95 Albania

11.3

10.5

10.5

10.1

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8 1

96 Jamaica

11.1

10.9

11.3

10.9

12.5

12.5

12.5

12.5

12.5

12.5

12.5

12.5

12.5 1

97 Saint Lucia

10.3

11.5

12.6

12.7

12.4

12.8

12.6

13.0

13.0

12.6

12.8

12.8

12.8 1

98 Ecuador

11.8

12.6

12.0

11.4

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3 1 5

98 Colombia

8.8

8.9

9.3

11.5

12.5

12.8

13.1

13.3

13.6

13.5

13.6

13.2

13.2 1

100 Tonga

13.9

13.6

13.6

13.2

14.7

14.7

14.7

14.7

14.7

14.7

14.7

14.7

14.7 1

100 Suriname

10.2

12.4

11.5

11.9

12.0

12.0

12.0

12.0

12.0

12.0

12.0

12.0

12.0 1

102 Dominican Republic

9.5

11.0

11.4

11.7

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3 1 4

103 Turkmenistan

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

12.6

12.6

12.6

12.6 1 7

103 Mongolia

10.3

10.3

10.2

9.4

12.7

13.0

13.4

13.9

14.3

14.6

14.8

15.0

15.0 1

103 Maldives

..

..

..

12.4

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7

12.7 1

106 Samoa

11.4

11.5

11.7

12.0

12.7

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9

12.9 1 8

107 Palestine, State of

..

..

..

11.5

12.9

13.0

13.5

13.5

13.4

13.4

13.3

13.2

13.2 1

108 Indonesia

8.7

10.0

10.2

10.7

11.2

11.2

11.9

11.9

12.4

12.5

12.7

12.7

12.7 1

109 Botswana

7.4

8.5

10.0

11.7

12.0

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7 1

110 Egypt

7.6

9.0

9.7

11.9

12.3

12.4

12.6

12.7

12.8

13.0

13.0

13.0

13.0 1

111 Paraguay

8.2

8.5

8.5

11.8

12.0

11.9

11.8

11.9

12.1

11.9

11.9

11.9

11.9 1

112 Gabon

10.9

11.8

11.9

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3 1

113 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

9.4

10.4

11.3

13.4

13.6

13.4

13.2

13.2

13.2

13.2

13.2

13.2

13.2 1

114 Moldova (Republic of)

..

..

12.0

11.4

12.0

12.2

12.1

12.1

11.9

11.8

11.9

11.8

11.8 1

115 El Salvador

7.8

8.2

8.8

10.7

11.8

11.7

12.3

11.7

11.8

11.9

12.1

12.1

12.1 1

116 Uzbekistan

..

..

11.1

10.8

11.6

11.6

11.6

11.5

11.5

11.5

11.5

11.5

11.5 1

117 Philippines

10.3

10.5

10.8

11.4

11.6

11.4

11.5

11.6

11.3

11.3

11.3

11.3

11.3 1

118 Syrian Arab Republic

9.3

10.3

10.3

10.1

11.4

11.5

11.6

11.8

11.7

11.8

12.0

12.0

12.0 1

118 South Africa

11.1

11.1

11.4

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1

13.1 1 7

120 Iraq

10.5

9.8

9.6

8.7

10.1

10.1

10.1

10.1

10.1

10.1

10.1

10.1

10.1 1

121 Viet Nam

8.6

8.2

7.7

10.4

11.2

11.3

11.5

11.6

11.8

11.9

11.9

11.9

11.9 1 5

121 Guyana

9.7

9.8

10.3

10.7

11.5

11.2

10.8

10.7

10.5

10.5

10.7

10.7

10.7 1

123 Cape Verde

11.6

11.6

11.6

11.7

11.7

12.4

12.3

12.5

12.6

12.8

13.2

13.2

13.2 1

124 Micronesia (Federated States of)

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

11.4

11.4

11.4

11.4 1 7

125 Kyrgyzstan

..

..

11.8

11.8

12.6

12.7

12.7

12.6

12.4

12.3

12.5

12.5

12.5 1

125 Guatemala

6.0

6.1

6.7

8.7

10.1

10.4

10.7

10.7

10.7

10.7

10.7

10.7

10.7 1

127 Namibia

11.1

11.1

11.1

11.6

11.4

11.3

11.3

11.3

11.3

11.3

11.3

11.3

11.3 1

128 Timor-Leste

..

..

..

9.7

10.3

10.7

11.0

11.3

11.6

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7 1

129 Morocco

5.9

6.7

6.5

8.4

10.0

10.0

10.3

10.5

10.7

11.1

11.6

11.6

11.6 1

129 Honduras

7.7

8.7

8.6

10.0

10.8

11.0

11.1

11.3

11.5

11.6

11.6

11.6

11.6 1

131 Vanuatu

..

..

..

10.1

10.6

10.6

10.6

10.6

10.6

10.6

10.6

10.6

10.6 1

132 Nicaragua

7.9

7.4

7.6

9.7

10.5

10.5

10.5

10.5

10.5

10.5

10.5

10.5

10.5 1

133 Tajikistan

..

..

12.0

9.7

10.7

10.9

10.8

11.1

11.1

11.2

11.2

11.2

11.2 1

133 Kiribati

11.3

11.2

10.5

10.6

12.5

12.3

12.1

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3

12.3 1

135 India

6.4

7.3

7.6

8.5

10.0

10.2

10.5

10.8

10.8

11.1

11.7

11.7

11.7 1

136 Cambodia

6.7

6.7

6.7

7.6

10.4

10.6

10.8

10.9

10.9

10.9

10.9

10.9

10.9 1

136 Bhutan

4.0

4.0

4.0

7.6

9.6

10.1

10.5

10.9

11.5

12.0

12.4

12.4

12.4 1

138 Ghana

7.5

7.5

11.8

8.0

8.7

9.2

9.8

10.4

10.5

10.9

11.2

11.5

11.5 1

139 Lao People's Democratic Republic

6.3

6.2

6.7

8.0

8.8

8.9

9.0

9.2

9.5

9.7

10.2

10.2

10.2 1

140 Congo

12.9

12.8

11.2

8.1

9.5

9.8

10.0

10.2

10.4

10.7

10.9

11.1

11.1 1

141 Zambia

7.5

8.2

7.9

10.4

11.7

12.0

12.2

12.5

12.7

13.0

13.2

13.5

13.5 1

142 Sao Tome and Principe

8.0

8.1

8.2

9.0

10.1

10.3

10.5

10.3

10.9

10.8

11.1

11.3

11.3 1

142 Bangladesh

4.9

5.0

5.6

7.5

8.4

8.5

8.6

8.5

9.0

9.5

10.0

10.0

10.0 1

144 Equatorial Guinea

..

..

..

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5 1

145 Nepal

4.8

5.9

7.8

9.3

9.9

10.4

10.4

10.7

11.3

12.1

12.4

12.4

12.4 1

146 Pakistan

3.7

4.1

4.4

5.5

6.5

6.4

6.9

7.0

7.3

7.4

7.5

7.7

7.7 1

147 Kenya

9.3

9.2

9.1

8.4

9.7

9.8

10.4

10.7

11.0

11.0

11.0

11.0

11.0 1

148 Swaziland

8.5

9.2

9.6

9.3

9.9

10.5

10.7

10.8

11.0

11.1

11.3

11.3

11.3 1

149 Angola

4.2

4.2

4.1

5.5

7.8

8.3

8.8

9.3

9.7

10.2

11.4

11.4

11.4 1

150 Myanmar

6.0

6.2

5.9

7.5

8.3

8.4

8.6

8.6

8.6

8.6

8.6

8.6

8.6 1

151 Rwanda

4.9

5.5

5.7

7.3

8.3

9.3

9.2

9.0

9.3

9.5

9.9

13.2

13.2 1

152 Nigeria

6.7

8.6

6.7

8.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0 1

152 Cameroon

7.0

7.5

8.0

7.1

8.2

8.0

8.7

9.2

9.7

10.2

10.4

10.4

10.4 1

154 Yemen

..

..

7.5

7.9

8.8

8.7

8.7

8.6

8.7

8.8

9.2

9.2

9.2 1

155 Madagascar

7.8

7.9

6.4

8.1

9.0

9.3

9.4

9.7

10.2

10.2

10.3

10.3

10.3 1

156 Zimbabwe

6.5

11.4

9.8

9.9

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3 1

157 Solomon Islands

5.3

5.6

6.0

6.6

8.4

9.0

9.2

9.2

9.2

9.2

9.2

9.2

9.2 1

157 Papua New Guinea

4.1

4.2

4.7

6.4

7.5

7.7

7.9

8.2

8.4

8.6

8.9

8.9

8.9 1 7

159 Tanzania (United Republic of)

7.3

5.9

5.5

6.2

7.6

7.8

8.1

8.4

8.4

8.4

9.2

9.2

9.2 1

159 Comoros

..

..

7.9

9.4

11.1

11.3

11.6

11.8

12.1

12.3

12.6

12.8

12.8 1

161 Mauritania

3.8

3.8

3.8

6.6

7.2

7.5

7.5

7.2

7.7

7.7

7.8

8.2

8.2 1

162 Lesotho

8.2

9.3

9.6

10.3

10.7

10.7

10.8

10.8

10.9

11.0

11.0

11.1

11.1 1

163 Senegal

3.6

4.2

4.6

5.4

6.7

6.8

7.2

7.6

7.8

7.9

7.9

7.9

7.9 1

164 Uganda

4.0

5.7

5.7

10.7

10.4

10.1

10.2

10.6

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8 1

165 Benin

4.4

5.4

5.3

6.6

8.7

9.1

9.5

9.9

10.2

10.6

11.0

11.0

11.0 1

166 Togo

9.3

7.2

7.6

9.4

10.3

10.7

10.2

10.7

11.2

11.7

12.2

12.2

12.2 1

166 Sudan

3.7

3.8

3.9

4.5

6.0

6.3

6.6

6.9

7.3

7.3

7.3

7.3

7.3 1 7

168 Haiti

5.1

6.5

7.0

7.3

7.4

7.5

7.5

7.5

7.6

7.6

7.6

7.6

7.6 1 7

169 Afghanistan

1.8

2.3

2.6

5.6

7.7

8.0

8.2

8.5

8.7

9.0

9.3

9.3

9.3 1

170 Djibouti

2.3

2.8

2.7

2.9

4.3

4.5

5.0

5.4

5.6

6.0

6.4

6.4

6.4 1

171 Côte d'Ivoire

5.8

5.8

5.9

7.0

7.9

8.0

8.2

8.4

8.6

8.7

8.9

8.9

8.9 1 7

172 Gambia

5.0

5.0

5.4

6.8

8.2

8.5

8.8

9.1

9.1

9.1

9.1

9.1

9.1 1

173 Ethiopia

3.2

3.1

3.1

4.3

6.6

7.1

7.7

8.2

8.2

8.2

8.4

8.5

8.5 1

174 Malawi

4.8

4.6

5.3

10.3

9.6

9.7

9.5

9.9

10.2

10.6

10.8

10.8

10.8 1

175 Liberia

4.4

5.5

6.6

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5

8.5 1 7

176 Mali

2.4

2.0

2.2

4.9

6.6

7.0

7.3

7.7

8.0

8.2

8.4

8.6

8.6 1

177 Guinea-Bissau

3.5

3.5

3.8

7.0

8.6

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0

9.0 1

178 Mozambique

4.8

4.1

3.7

5.8

8.2

8.5

9.1

9.5

9.7

9.6

9.5

9.5

9.5 1

179 Guinea

3.7

3.6

2.9

5.2

7.2

7.7

8.1

8.2

8.2

8.4

8.6

8.7

8.7 1

180 Burundi

1.8

3.3

4.4

4.5

6.0

7.3

8.0

8.8

9.5

10.1

10.1

10.1

10.1 1

181 Burkina Faso

1.2

1.9

2.5

3.5

4.7

4.9

5.4

5.9

6.3

6.7

7.2

7.5

7.5 1

182 Eritrea

..

..

..

4.1

4.7

4.6

4.5

4.4

4.3

4.1

4.1

4.1

4.1 1

183 Sierra Leone

4.7

5.6

4.6

6.9

7.2

7.2

7.2

7.2

7.2

7.2

7.5

7.5

7.5 1 7

184 Chad

2.5

2.5

3.2

4.9

5.5

5.8

6.0

6.3

6.7

6.7

7.4

7.4

7.4 1

185 Central African Republic

5.1

5.7

5.2

5.5

6.2

6.3

6.5

6.6

6.7

7.0

7.2

7.2

7.2 1

186 Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

7.3

7.2

6.7

7.2

7.8

7.9

8.0

8.8

8.9

9.1

9.3

9.7

9.7 1

187 Niger

1.6

1.9

2.2

2.9

3.8

3.9

4.1

4.3

4.5

4.9

5.2

5.4

5.4 1

.. South Sudan

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

.. Tuvalu

..

..

..

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8

10.8 1

.. Somalia

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

.. San Marino

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

15.6

15.3

15.3

15.3 1

.. Nauru

..

..

..

8.8

10.3

10.1

8.9

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3

9.3 1

.. Monaco

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

.. Marshall Islands

..

..

..

..

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7

11.7 1

.. Korea (Democratic People's Rep. of)

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..


Footnotes
1. Data refer to 2012 or the most recent year available
2. Calculated by the Singapore Ministry of Education.
3. Based on data from UNESCO Institute for Statistics (2011).
4. Based on data on school life expectancy from UNESCO Institute for Statistics, Data Center. Accessed in May 2013.
5. Based on data on school life expectancy from UNESCO Institute for Statistics (2012).
6. HDRO calculations based on data from the National Institute for Educational Studies of

Brazil (2013).

7. Based on cross-country regression.
8. HDRO calculations based on data from Samoa Bureau of Statistics (n.d.).

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