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Estonia

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Estonia
Region: Europe
Population: 1,431,471
Language(s): Estonian, Russian, Ukrainian, English, Finnish
Literacy Rate: 100%
Academic Year: September-June
Number of Primary Schools: 727
Compulsory Schooling: 9 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 7.2%
Libraries: 743
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 125,718
  Secondary: 112,288
  Higher: 43,468
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 94%
  Secondary: 104%
  Higher: 42%

Teachers: Primary: 7,276
  Secondary: 11,098
  Higher: 4,435
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 17:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 93%
  Secondary: 109%
  Higher: 46%



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