Table 32 : Opportunity rate of students by education level and sex , Academic year 1996 ,1998

Education level

1996

1998

Total

Women

Men

Total

Women

Men

Pre-elementary education

71.7

72.0

71.3

76.3

76.7

75.8

Elementary education

92.2

91.7

92.7

91.9

91.4

92.5

Lower secondary

78.0

80.5

76.6

82.2

85.0

79.6

Upper secondary

25.1

27.9

22.3

30.2

34.8

25.9

 

Source: The National Statistical Office and Office of the Permanent Secretary of Education;
Report of Education Statistics , Academic year 1996,1998.