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Education

Proportion of school age children attending primary school


Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

Definition and source: World Bank
Link: http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SE.PRM.NENR

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