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Millennium Development Goal Facts - Achieve universal primary education - DevInfo
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  Goal 2 Achieve universal primary education
48   The percentage of global out-of-school children living in Sub-Saharan Africa was 48 in 2009.
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75 million    ┬áThe number of primary-school-aged children out of school in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa in 2008 was over 75 million.
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60    In more than 60 developing countries, at least 90 per cent of primary-school-aged children are in school.
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90    Survival to the last primary grade for children in developing countries was more than 90 per cent from 2003-2008.
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88    Of the 101 million children of primary school age not in school in 2007, 88 per cent lived in Asia or Africa.
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101 million   The number of children of primary school age who are out of school was 101 million in 2007
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85   Globally, the proportion of primary-school-age children who attend school is 85 percent
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30%   The proportion of children in sub-Saharan Africa of primary school age not in school
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2 million   The number of children of primary school age not in school in 2005
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93 million   The number of children of primary school age who are out of school
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60%   The proportion of children of secondary school age who attend secondary school
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1 in 6   The proportion of children of secondary school age who attend primary school
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23.5 million   The number of out-of-school girls in South Asia compared to 18.7 million boys
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30%   The proportion of out-of-school children living in developing countries in rural areas compared to 18% in urban areas
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114   The number of countries where primary education lasts for six years
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115 million   The number of out-of-school primary school age children in 2001-02
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24 million   The number of out-of-school children in West and Central Africa
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1 of 5   The number of out-of-school primary school age children globally in 2001-02
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28%   The proportion of children globally not in school at official school entry age
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65%   The proportion of out-of-school children who have never attended school globally in 2001/02
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95%   Net enrolment ratio in primary education in Latin American and the Caribbean in 2003/04
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82%   The distribution of primary-school age children out of school in rural areas compared to urban areas in 1996/2003
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36%   The proportion of out-of-school children with uneducated mothers compared to 16% with educated mothers
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