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Portugal

History & Background, Constitutional & Legal Foundations, Educational System—overview, Preprimary & Primary Education, Secondary Education

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Portuguese Republic
Region: Europe
Population: 10,048,232
Language(s): Portuguese
Literacy Rate: 87.4%
Academic Year: October-July
Compulsory Schooling: 9 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 5.8%
Foreign Students in National Universities: 6,140
Libraries: 219

Educational Enrollment: Primary: 896,681
  Secondary: 947,478
  Higher: 319,525
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 128%
  Secondary: 111%
  Higher: 39%
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 124%
  Secondary: 116%
  Higher: 44%

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