This page has a list of countries by Over-age students, primary (% of enrollment), according to officially-recognized international sources compiled by the World Bank. Over-age students are the percentage of those enrolled who are older than the official school-age range for primary education.

  • Afghanistan
    7.13 %
  • Albania
    6.58 %
  • Andorra
    6.8 %
  • United Arab Emirates
    4.48 %
  • Argentina
    6.44 %
  • Armenia
    2.15 %
  • Antigua and Barbuda
    3.58 %
  • Australia
    3.79 %
  • Austria
    13.47 %
  • Azerbaijan
    7.06 %
  • Burundi
    17.06 %
  • Belgium
    4.81 %
  • Benin
    7.87 %
  • Burkina Faso
    15.78 %
  • Bangladesh
    9.04 %
  • Bulgaria
    1.57 %
  • Bahrain
    2.67 %
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    3.85 %
  • Belarus
    5.54 %
  • Belize
    8.66 %
  • Bolivia
    5.38 %
  • Brazil
    14.46 %
  • Barbados
    1.9 %
  • Bhutan
    11.54 %
  • Switzerland
    1.39 %
  • Chile
    6.56 %
  • Cameroon
    12 %
  • Colombia
    15.19 %
  • Comoros
    17.87 %
  • Cabo Verde
    10.2 %
  • Costa Rica
    13.68 %
  • Cuba
    2.61 %
  • Cayman Islands
    1.77 %
  • Cyprus
    1.7 %
  • Germany
    11.83 %
  • Djibouti
    11.29 %
  • Dominica
    6.66 %
  • Denmark
    2.4 %
  • Dominican Republic
    11.11 %
  • Algeria
    6.57 %
  • Ecuador
    3.05 %
  • Eritrea
    24.69 %
  • Spain
    5.25 %
  • Estonia
    3.44 %
  • Ethiopia
    12.12 %
  • Finland
    1.3 %
  • Fiji
    2.93 %
  • France
    2.91 %
  • United Kingdom
    1.11 %
  • Georgia
    1.43 %
  • Ghana
    15.43 %
  • Gibraltar
    15.92 %
  • Guinea
    10.48 %
  • Equatorial Guinea
    22.58 %
  • Greece
    1.34 %
  • Grenada
    4.12 %
  • Guatemala
    10.31 %
  • Honduras
    11.94 %
  • Croatia
    0.8598 %
  • Hungary
    2.81 %
  • Indonesia
    1.32 %
  • Ireland
    0.554 %
  • Iceland
    0.0344 %
  • Israel
    2.8 %
  • Italy
    4.63 %
  • Jamaica
    5.31 %
  • Jordan
    0.696 %
  • Kazakhstan
    0.6609 %
  • Cambodia
    13.9 %
  • Kiribati
    3.41 %
  • Kuwait
    2.58 %
  • Lebanon
    6.73 %
  • Liberia
    46.96 %
  • Liechtenstein
    1.8 %
  • Sri Lanka
    0.9473 %
  • Lesotho
    21.08 %
  • Lithuania
    0.9431 %
  • Luxembourg
    3.55 %
  • Latvia
    2.44 %
  • Morocco
    12.98 %
  • Monaco
    1.76 %
  • Moldova
    1.36 %
  • Madagascar
    24.98 %
  • Maldives
    1.58 %
  • Mexico
    2.26 %
  • Marshall Islands
    9.89 %
  • Mali
    7.08 %
  • Malta
    0.8567 %
  • Myanmar
    8.75 %
  • Montenegro
    2.28 %
  • Mongolia
    1.79 %
  • Mozambique
    16.59 %
  • Mauritania
    20.34 %
  • Mauritius
    2.83 %
  • Malawi
    19.32 %
  • Malaysia
    0.2428 %
  • Niger
    7.86 %
  • Netherlands
    5.36 %
  • Norway
    0.1691 %
  • Nepal
    27.96 %
  • New Zealand
    0.386 %
  • Oman
    0.6684 %
  • Pakistan
    26.39 %
  • Panama
    8.56 %
  • Peru
    5.63 %
  • Philippines
    9.82 %
  • Palau
    13.3 %
  • Papua New Guinea
    28.22 %
  • Poland
    0.9414 %
  • Puerto Rico
    3.22 %
  • Portugal
    8.08 %
  • Paraguay
    13.94 %
  • West Bank and Gaza
    1.54 %
  • Qatar
    2.53 %
  • Romania
    3.43 %
  • Rwanda
    24.86 %
  • Saudi Arabia
    4.4 %
  • Sudan
    17.9 %
  • Senegal
    10.43 %
  • Singapore
    0.5301 %
  • Solomon Islands
    36.46 %
  • Sierra Leone
    0.1905 %
  • El Salvador
    13.2 %
  • Serbia
    0.8907 %
  • South Sudan
    48.64 %
  • Sao Tome and Principe
    12.79 %
  • Suriname
    16.04 %
  • Slovenia
    1.77 %
  • Sweden
    18.94 %
  • Swaziland
    28.27 %
  • Seychelles
    3.62 %
  • Chad
    13.89 %
  • Togo
    17.89 %
  • Thailand
    1.1 %
  • Tajikistan
    0.0754 %
  • Tonga
    0.901 %
  • Tunisia
    5.24 %
  • Turkey
    2.03 %
  • Tuvalu
    0.1511 %
  • Uganda
    13.9 %
  • Ukraine
    8.45 %
  • Uruguay
    6.63 %
  • United States
    5.81 %
  • Uzbekistan
    0.4024 %
  • Vietnam
    1.22 %
  • Vanuatu
    25.79 %
  • Samoa
    8.53 %
  • South Africa
    5.79 %
  • Zambia
    13.95 %