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Kenya

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

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Kenya
Region: Africa
Population: 30,339,770
Language(s): English, Kiswahili
Literacy Rate: 78.1%
Number of Primary Schools: 15,906

Compulsory Schooling: 8 years
Public Expenditure on Education: 6.5%
Libraries: 21
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 5,544,998
  Secondary: 619,839
Educational Enrollment Rate: Primary: 85%
  Secondary: 24%
Teachers: Primary: 178,097
  Secondary: 38,307
Student-Teacher Ratio: Primary: 30:1
  Secondary: 15:1
Female Enrollment Rate: Primary: 85%
  Secondary: 22%

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