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Belgium

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Kingdom of Belgium
Region: Europe
Population: 10,241,506
Language(s): Dutch, French, German
Literacy Rate: 98%
Academic Year: September-August
Number of Primary Schools: 4,493
Public Expenditure on Education: 3.1%
Foreign Students in National Universities: 34,966
Libraries: 1,490
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 736,782
  Secondary: 1,053,445
  Higher: 358,214
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 103%
  Secondary: 146%
  Higher: 56%

Teachers: Primary: 60,738
  Secondary: 126,977
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 12:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 102%
  Secondary: 151%
  Higher: 57%

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