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Uganda

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Uganda
Region: Africa
Population: 23,317,560
Language(s): English, Ganda, Luganda, Swahili, Arabic
Literacy Rate: 61.8%
Number of Primary Schools: 10,000
Compulsory Schooling: 6 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 2.6%
Libraries: 17
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 2,912,473
  Secondary: 292,321
  Higher: 34,773
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 74%
  Secondary: 12%
  Higher: 2%
Teachers: Primary: 82,745
  Higher: 2,606
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 35:1
  Secondary: 18:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 68%
  Secondary: 9%
  Higher: 1%

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