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Hong Kong

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Hong Kong
Region: East & South Asia
Population: 7,116,302
Language(s): Chinese (Cantonese), English
Literacy Rate: 92.2%
Number of Primary Schools: 860
Compulsory Schooling: 9 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 2.9%
Libraries: 56
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 467,718
  Secondary: 473,817
  Higher: 97,392
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 94%
  Secondary: 73%
Teachers: Primary: 19,710
  Secondary: 23,536
  Higher: 6,504
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 24:1
  Secondary: 20:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 95%
  Secondary: 76%

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