Table 7.5 :GROSS ENROLMENT RATIO BY LEVEL AND SEX, 2000 - 2008
  1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Both sexes
Primary ( 1 - 7) 123.7 119.8 116.2 127.4 127.8 129.3 128.9 123.0 121.5 112.3 104.9
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 54.5 64.7 79.4 88.1 94.7 101.4 105.4 118 122.5 125.3 120.0
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) 3.4 3.4 4.5 5.6 7.3 7.3 9.7 11.5 12.9 22.4 16.2
Male
Primary ( 1 - 7) 126.3 122.6 119.5 129.1 129.9 132.3 132.4 126.0 124.9 113.1 113.5
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 52.7 62.0 74.9 82.3 87.4 92.7 96.7 110.4 116.2 118.4 123.7
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) na na na 6.6 8.0 8.0 10.1 11.9 13.6 29.6 17.2
Female
Primary ( 1 - 7) 121.1 117.0 112.9 125.6 125.7 126.1 125.3 119.8 118.0 111.3 96.9
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 56.3 67.5 84.0 94.1 102.4 110.4 114.5 126.1 129.1 132.8 116.6
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) na na na 4.5 6.6 6.6 9.4 11.1 12.2 14.8 15.3
Table 7.6 : NET ENROLMENT RATIO BY LEVEL AND SEX, 2000 - 2008
  1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Both sexes
Primary ( 1 - 7) 99.2 98.7 98.0 98.2 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 105.4 99.0 91.7
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 22.3 28.2 36.6 42.5 44.2 51.7 52.1 64.6 70.7 69.2 67.3
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) 2.0 1.0 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.8 3.9 7.2 8.4 4.0 5.9
Male
Primary ( 1 - 7) 99.9 99.4 98.8 98.9 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 106.6 97.9 97.5
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 20.7 26.3 33.7 38.4 40.3 47.2 46.3 58.8 64.9 65.2 67.5
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) na na na 1.3 1.5 1.7 3.5 6.7 8.2 5.1 6.1
Female
Primary ( 1 - 7) 98.4 98.1 97.1 97.4 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 104.1 100.2 86.3
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 24.0 30.1 39.7 46.7 48.3 56.4 58.2 70.7 76.8 73.5 67.0
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) na na na 1.3 1.5 1.7 3.5 6.7 8.7 2.8 5.7
Source: Ministry of Education
Note: Net Enrolment above 100 is as a result of using estimated population in the calculation