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Algeria

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
Region: Africa
Population: 31,193,917
Language(s): Arabic, French
Literacy Rate: 61.6%
Number of Primary Schools: 15,426
Compulsory Schooling: 9 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 5.1%
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 4,674,947
  Secondary: 2,618,242
  Higher: 347,410
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 107%
  Secondary: 63%
  Higher: 12%
Teachers: Primary: 170,956
  Secondary: 151,948
  Higher: 19,910
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 27:1
  Secondary: 17:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 102%
  Secondary: 62%
  Higher: 10%

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