Total Repeaters, Primary Education (As % of Total Enrollment) fell to 2.94% in Kenya in 2016

Total Repeaters, Primary Education (As % of Total Enrollment) (%)
Education | Kenya | February 1, 2019
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Total repeaters in pre-primary education as a percentage of total enrollment reached 2.94 % in 2016 in Kenya, according to World Bank. This is 14 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, total repeaters in pre-primary education as a percentage of total enrollment in Kenya reached an all time high of 13.2 % in 1981 and an all time low of 2.94 % in 2016. When compared to Kenya's main peers, total repeaters in pre-primary education as a percentage of total enrollment in Tanzania amounted to 4.51 % and 7.89 % in Uganda in 2016.

Kenya has been ranked 54th within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of total repeaters in pre-primary education as a percentage of total enrollment.

Total Repeaters, Primary Education (As % of Total Enrollment) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 11.2% 10.8% ... 9.87% ... ... ...
Djibouti % ... 9.08% 8.84% 9.07% 8.63% 8.29%
Eritrea % 12.6% 11.2% 11.9% 6.04% ... ...
Ethiopia % 8.75% 8.62% 7.62% 6.88% ... ... ...
Kenya % ... ... ... ... 5.12% 3.42% 2.94% ... ...
Mozambique % 7.54% 6.88% 6.41% 6.17% 9.56% ...
Rwanda % 12.6% 12.5% 17.1% 18.8% 18.3% ...
Somalia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Sudan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Sudan % 3.53% 3.29% 3.65% 3.48% 3.81% ...
Tanzania % 2.63% 3.50% 3.07% ... 4.51% ... ...
Uganda % 10.6% 10.3% 7.11% 7.18% 7.89% ...
Yemen % ... 6.65% 8.42% 7.54% ... 5.88% ... ...
Zambia % 5.35% 5.53% 5.44% ... ... ... ...