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Guyana

History & Background, Constitutional & Legal Foundations, Preprimary & Primary Education, Secondary Education, Higher Education

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Guyana
Region: South America
Population: 697,286
Language(s): English, Creole, Hindi, Urdu
Literacy Rate: 98.1%
Number of Primary Schools: 420
Compulsory Schooling: 8 years
Foreign Students in National Universities: 38
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 102,000
  Secondary: 62,043
  Higher: 8,965
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 96%
  Secondary: 75%
  Higher: 11%
Teachers: Primary: 3,461

Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 29:1
  Secondary: 29:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 96%
  Secondary: 78%
  Higher: 12%

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