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Botswana

Key Indicators

Female  Male Total

Female literacy rate (MICS) of 15-24 year-olds

 

96.3%  93.6%  95.3% 
Primary

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2011)

 

88%  86%  87% 

GPI primary enrolment, UIS (2009)

 

n.a.  n.a.  0.96 

Completion/survival, UIS (2008)

 

95%* 

91%*

 

93%* 

Proportion of children out of school, UIS (2009)

 

12%*  13%*  13%* 
Lower Secondary

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2011)

 

44%  36%  79% 

GPI lower secondary, UIS (2009)

 

n.a.   n.a. 1.05 

Completion/survival (2006)

 

86%  81%  83% 

Proportion of children out of school (2009)

 

 3%*  4%* 4%* 

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Free and compulsory education according to level Primary: Tuition-free only

Secondary: No

Higher: No

Legal age of marriage for girls 18

Percentage of girls getting married below the age of 18, MICS/DHS

 

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Gender Equality Index, Human Development Report, UNDP

 

0.485 

Interaction of Overlapping Disparities

 Information not available

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*UIS estimation

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