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Switzerland

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Swiss Confederation
Region: Europe
Population: 7,262,372
Language(s): German, French, Italian, Romansch
Literacy Rate: 99%
Compulsory Schooling: 9 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 5.4%
Foreign Students in National Universities: 24,093
Libraries: 2,344
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 477,643
  Secondary: 559,924
  Higher: 148,024
Educational Enrollment Rate: Higher: 33%
Female Enrollment Rate: Higher: 25%

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