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Togo

History & Background, Educational System—overview, Summary

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Togolese Republic
Region: Africa
Population: 5,018,502
Language(s): French, Ewe, Mina, Kabye, Dagomba
Literacy Rate: 51.7%
Number of Primary Schools: 3,283
Compulsory Schooling: 6 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 4.5%
Foreign Students in National Universities: 480
Libraries: 23
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 859,574
  Secondary: 169,481
  Higher: 13,124
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 120%
  Secondary: 27%
  Higher: 4%

Teachers: Primary: 18,535
  Secondary: 5,389
  Higher: 443
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 46:1
  Secondary: 34:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 99%
  Secondary: 14%
  Higher: 1%

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