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Croatia

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Croatia
Region: Europe
Population: 4,282,216
Language(s): Croatian, Italian, Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, German
Literacy Rate: 97%
Academic Year: October-September
Number of Primary Schools: 1,094
Compulsory Schooling: 8 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 5.3%
Foreign Students in National Universities: 725
Libraries: 232
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 203,933
  Secondary: 416,829
  Higher: 85,752
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 87%
  Secondary: 82%
  Higher: 28%
Teachers: Primary: 10,762
  Secondary: 31,070
  Higher: 6,038

Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 19:1
  Secondary: 14:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 87%
  Secondary: 83%
  Higher: 29%

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