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Oman

History & Background, Educational System—overview, Preprimary & Primary Education, Secondary Education, Higher Education

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Sultanate of Oman
Region: Middle East
Population: 2,533,389
Language(s): Arabic, English, Baluchi, Urdu
Literacy Rate: 80%
Number of Primary Schools: 411
Compulsory Schooling: 6 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 4.5%
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 313,516
  Secondary: 217,246
  Higher: 16,032
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 76%
  Secondary: 67%
  Higher: 8%
Teachers: Primary: 12,052
  Secondary: 12,436
  Higher: 1,307
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 26:1
  Secondary: 18:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 74%
  Secondary: 66%
  Higher: 7%

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