Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Enrolment Rates in SADC Member States

According to the data available, most countries have closed the gender gap, especially in primary schools enrolment, with most SADC Member States registering 50:50 enrolment for girls than boys at primary school level.

 

Country

Primary

2016/17

Secondary

2016/17

Tertiary

2016/17

 

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Botswana

48.7

51.3

51.9

48.1

58.7

41.3

Lesotho

49

51

57.2

42.8

58.5

41.5

Madagascar

49.7

50.3

49.8

50.2

47.6

52.4

Malawi (2015)

50.5

49.6

47.1

52.9

39.2

60.8

Mauritius (2015)

49.4

50.6

50.5

49.5

56.4

43.6

Mozambique

48

52

49.6

50.4

44.3

55.7

Seychelles

49.6

50.4

51.0

49.0

52.0

48.0

South Africa

50.6

49.4

50.9

49.1

52.0

48.0

Swaziland (2015)

50.2

49.8

49.8

50.2

50.9

49.1

Tanzania

50.8

49.2

51.5

48.5

31.6

68.4

Zambia

50.2

49.8

47.7

52.3

42.2

57.8

Zimbabwe

50.3

49.7

50.4

49.6

52.1

47.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

No data for Angola and Namibia
Source National Statistics Offices, Ministries of Education, UNESCO IS

 

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