Education Statistics 2010
Highlights

1. Expenditure
For the year 2010, government expenditure on education was estimated at about Rs 10,467 million, representing 12.3 % of total expenditure.

2. Pre-primary education
Pre-primary schools numbered 1,048 in March 2010 with an enrolment of 34,289 children (51% boys, 49% girls). The Gross Enrolment Ratio (number of students enrolled per 100 population aged 4-5) works out to 94% with an average of 15 pupils per teacher.

3. Primary education
As at March 2010, there were 305 primary schools with 117,427 pupils (51% boys, 49% girls). Total staff comprised 8,046 persons with 4,126 General Purpose Teachers and 1,309 Oriental Language teachers. The Gross Enrolment Ratio (number of students enrolled per 100 population aged 6-11) is 101% and the pupil/teacher ratio 28.

4. Secondary education
I. Academic
At March 2010, there were 182 schools providing secondary education in the academic stream. The secondary school enrolment was 114,879 (48% boys, 52% girls) and the number of teachers was 7,695. The Gross Enrolment Ratio (number of students enrolled per 100 population aged 12-19) works out to 68% and the pupil/teacher ratio 15.

II. Pre-vocational
Pre-vocational education was dispensed in 124 schools in March 2010 with an enrolment of 7,442 students (64% boys, 36% girls) and 628 teaching staff. The pupil/teacher ratio was 12.

5. CPE, SC & HSC Results
Pass rate for Certificate of Primary Education (CPE) examination increased from 67.4% in 2008 to 68.1% in 2009. For the Cambridge School Certificate (SC), percentage pass improved from 76.5 in 2008 to 77.6 in 2009. For the Cambridge Higher School Certificate (HSC), percentage pass was 78.8 almost same as in 2008.

6. Tertiary Education
Tertiary level enrolment went up by 7.4%, from 38,623 in 2008 to 41,484 in 2009.

September 2010

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Introduction

EDUCATION INDICATORS
1.1 Main Education indicators and data, Republic of Mauritius, 2006 - 2010

EXPENDITURE ON EDUCATION
2.1 Total Government Expenditure, Republic of Mauritius, 2008/2009, July-December 2009 and 2010
2.2 Government Expenditure on Education by sector, 2008/2009, July-December 2009 and 2010

PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION
3.1 Distribution of pre-primary schools by district and type of administration, 2010
3.2 Distribution of pre-primary schools by zone and type of administration, 2010
3.3 Enrolment and personnel in pre-primary schools by district and sex, 2010
3.4 Enrolment and personnel in pre-primary schools by zone and sex, 2010

PRIMARY EDUCATION
4.1 Distribution of primary schools by district and type of administration, 2010
4.2 Distribution of primary schools by zone and type of administration, 2010
4.3 Enrolment in primary schools by district, type of administration and sex , 2010
4.4 Enrolment in primary schools by zone, type of administration and sex , 2010
4.5 Enrolment in primary schools by district and grade, 2010
4.6 Enrolment in primary schools by zone and grade, 2010
4.7 Enrolment in primary schools by grade and sex, 2008 - 2010
4.8 Enrolment in primary schools by type of administration, grade and sex, 2008 - 2010, Republic of Mauritius
4.9 Personnel in primary schools by district and occupational status, 2010
4.10 Personnel in primary schools by zone and occupational status, 2010
4.11 Certificate of Primary Education (CPE) examination results by sex, 2007 - 2009
4.12 Performance at Certificate of Primary Education (CPE) examination by sex and sitting, 2009


SECONDARY EDUCATION - ACADEMIC STREAM AND PRE-VOCATIONAL
5.1 Distribution of secondary schools by district and type of adminstration, 2010
5.2 Distribution of secondary schools by zone and type of administration, 2010
5.3 Enrolment in secondary schools (academic stream) by district, type of adminstration and sex, 2010
5.4 Enrolment in secondary schools (academic stream) by zone, type of adminstration and sex, 2010
5.5 Enrolment in secondary schools (academic stream) by district and grade, 2010
5.6 Enrolment in secondary schools (academic stream) by zone and grade, 2010
5.7 Enrolment in secondary schools (academic stream) by grade and sex, 2008 - 2010
5.8 Enrolment in secondary schools (academic stream) by type of adminstration, grade and sex, 2008 - 2010, Republic of Mauritius
5.9 Distribution of schools offering pre-vocational education by district and type of adminstration, 2010
5.10 Distribution of schools offering pre-vocational education by zone and type of administration, 2010
5.11 Enrolment in schools offering pre-vocational education by district, type of administration and sex, 2010
5.12 Enrolment in schools offering pre-vocational education by zone, type of administration and sex, 2010
5.13 Enrolment in schools offering pre-vocational education by district and year of study, 2010
5.14 Enrolment in schools offering pre-vocational education by zone and year of study, 2010
5.15 Enrolment in schools offering pre-vocational education by year of study and sex, 2008 - 2010
5.16 Enrolment in schools offering pre-vocational education by type of administration, year of study and sex, 2008 - 2010, Republic of Mauritius
5.17 Teaching staff in secondary (academic & pre-vocational streams) by district and sex, 2010
5.18 Teaching staff in secondary schools (academic & pre-vocational streams) by zone and sex, 2010
5.19 Cambridge School Certificate (SC) examination results by type of school administration and sex, 2007 - 2009
5.20 Cambridge Higher School Certificate (HSC) examination results by type of school administration and sex, 2007 - 2009

POST SECONDARY EDUCATION
6.1(a) Total number of students enrolled in Tertiary Education, both locally and overseas, by field of study as at December 2008
6.1(b) Total number of students enrolled in Tertiary Education, both locally and overseas, by field of study as at December 2009

 

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