1 minute read

Bulgaria

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Bulgaria
Region: Europe
Population: 7,796,694
Language(s): Bulgarian
Literacy Rate: 98%
Number of Primary Schools: 3,170
Compulsory Schooling: 8 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 3.2%
Foreign Students in National Universities: 8,496
Libraries: 4,237
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 431,790
  Secondary: 733,362
  Higher: 262,757
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 99%
  Secondary: 77%
  Higher: 41%
Teachers: Primary: 25,860
  Secondary: 67,088
  Higher: 26,303

Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 17:1
  Secondary: 11:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 98%
  Secondary: 76%
  Higher: 52%

Additional topics

Education Encyclopedia - StateUniversity.comGlobal Education Reference