EFA – Global Monitoring Report 2009: (Cambodia ranks 104/129 nations) December 20, 2008Posted by chandrapong007 in Cambodia, Education.
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Global Monitoring Report (GMR) 2009:
The EFA Development Index (EDI) is based on the calculation of data provided on four categories: the percentage of primary school-age children enrolled in schools, the adult literacy rate, the gender specific EFA rate and the survival rate to Grade 5.
The list includes only the 129 countries which provided the complete set of indicators required to calculate the EDI and so does not include many countries including developed ones as well as fragile states with weak education statistics systems.
Among the countries not included in the report were the United States, Australia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
The top five:
Lao PDR (108),