Primary school completion
76% of children
completed primary school in 2015
in GPE partner countries
In GPE partner countries, 76% of children complete primary school compared to 63% in 2002.
Source: GPE Results Report 2015/2016 p. 88
74% of girls in GPE partner developing countries finished primary school in 2015, compared to 57% in 2002.
Source: GPE calculations based on UIS data
Since 2002 the number of girls completing school for every 100 boys has risen from 83 to 94 for primary, and from 86 to 91 for lower secondary in GPE partner countries.
Source: Population-weighted averages calculated by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics on July 2016 for the 61 members of the Global Partnership for Education as of February 2016.