This page has a list of countries by Persistence to grade 5, total (% of cohort), according to officially-recognized international sources compiled by the World Bank. Persistence to grade 5 (percentage of cohort reaching grade 5) is the share of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach grade 5. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.

  • Albania
    92.4 %
  • Andorra
    98.8 %
  • Argentina
    95.5 %
  • Burundi
    54.44 %
  • Belgium
    96.14 %
  • Benin
    57.59 %
  • Burkina Faso
    81.28 %
  • Bahrain
    97.86 %
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    93.93 %
  • Belize
    96.33 %
  • Bolivia
    96.86 %
  • Bhutan
    89.54 %
  • Switzerland
    99.62 %
  • Chile
    99.64 %
  • Cameroon
    51.41 %
  • Colombia
    92.16 %
  • Costa Rica
    94.89 %
  • Cuba
    96.71 %
  • Czech Republic
    99.48 %
  • Dominica
    78 %
  • Denmark
    99.57 %
  • Dominican Republic
    84.35 %
  • Algeria
    96.27 %
  • Ecuador
    99.17 %
  • Spain
    99.93 %
  • Estonia
    99.58 %
  • Finland
    99.81 %
  • Fiji
    92.5 %
  • Georgia
    99.34 %
  • Ghana
    86.34 %
  • Greece
    98.82 %
  • Guatemala
    88.01 %
  • Honduras
    87.32 %
  • Indonesia
    99.51 %
  • India
    91.24 %
  • Israel
    98.8 %
  • Italy
    99.75 %
  • Jamaica
    96.86 %
  • Jordan
    97.27 %
  • Japan
    99.98 %
  • Cambodia
    89.27 %
  • Kuwait
    92.77 %
  • Lebanon
    87.76 %
  • Liberia
    54.98 %
  • Liechtenstein
    98.12 %
  • Sri Lanka
    98.45 %
  • Lesotho
    83.7 %
  • Luxembourg
    96.43 %
  • Latvia
    97.11 %
  • Morocco
    95.71 %
  • Madagascar
    35.1 %
  • Maldives
    94.64 %
  • Mexico
    99.09 %
  • Myanmar
    75.36 %
  • Montenegro
    99.1 %
  • Mongolia
    97.77 %
  • Mozambique
    55.46 %
  • Mauritania
    70.66 %
  • Mauritius
    97.8 %
  • Malaysia
    97.19 %
  • Niger
    77.75 %
  • Norway
    99.3 %
  • Nepal
    73.55 %
  • Oman
    98.46 %
  • Pakistan
    70.41 %
  • Peru
    94.52 %
  • Philippines
    94.8 %
  • Poland
    93.99 %
  • Qatar
    97.16 %
  • Rwanda
    68.08 %
  • South Asia
    87.75 %
  • Saudi Arabia
    70.75 %
  • Sudan
    82.83 %
  • Senegal
    75.42 %
  • Singapore
    99.39 %
  • Solomon Islands
    67.84 %
  • Sierra Leone
    27.92 %
  • El Salvador
    86.55 %
  • Sao Tome and Principe
    95.52 %
  • Suriname
    87.74 %
  • Slovenia
    99.42 %
  • Swaziland
    95.17 %
  • Seychelles
    96.81 %
  • Chad
    35.8 %
  • Thailand
    98.73 %
  • Tunisia
    96.77 %
  • Tuvalu
    61.3 %
  • Tanzania
    94.82 %
  • Uganda
    61.12 %
  • Uruguay
    90.28 %
  • Samoa
    87.44 %
  • South Africa
    86.51 %