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Trinidad and Tobago

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Region: Puerto Rico & Lesser Antilles
Population: 1,175,523
Language(s): English, Hindi, French, Spanish, Chinese
Literacy Rate: 97.9%
Number of Primary Schools: 476
Compulsory Schooling: 7 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 3.6%

Foreign Students in National Universities: 142
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 181,030
  Secondary: 104,349
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 99%
  Secondary: 74%
  Higher: 8%
Teachers: Primary: 7,311
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 25:1
  Secondary: 21:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 98%
  Secondary: 75%
  Higher: 7%

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