Education in Tonga


Education in Tonga

Education in Tonga is compulsory for children through the end of high school. [http://www.dol.gov/ilab/media/reports/iclp/tda2001/Tonga.htm "Tonga"] . "2001 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor". Bureau of International Labor Affairs, U.S. Department of Labor (2002). "This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.] In 1995, the gross primary enrollment rate was 122.2 percent, and the net primary enrollment rate was 95.3 percent. Primary school attendance rates were unavailable for Tonga as of 2001. While enrollment rates indicate a level of commitment to education, they do not always reflect children’s participation in school.

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