Grenada is a small state of the Commonwealth with a population of just over 105,000, which is largely rural. Enrolment rates are high for both primary and secondary education. Grenada contributes regularly to COL’s budget.

School-age Population by Education Level1

9,130

 

10,133

Secondary

 

Tertiary

 

 

Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Secondary Education
for the school year ending 20151

99.0%

 

99.4%

Female

 

Male

 

 

Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Tertiary Education
for the school year ending 20151

97.9%

 

84.5%

Female

 

Male

 

 

Percentage of female teachers in 1

65.8%

 

47.2%

Secondary(2015)

 

Tertiary (2015)

 

 

1. UNESCO Institutue for Statitics Data Centre, retrieved in May, 2017

 

Literacy rate (2012)1

n/a

 

n/a

Adult (15+) literacy rate
Female

 

Adult (15+) literacy rate
Male

 

 

Economic Activity (2014)1

n/a

 

n/a

Adult (15+) economic activity
Female

 

Adult (15+) economic activity
Male

 

 

Political Decision Making (2014)1

13%

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliament

 

 

Life expectancy (2012)1

77

 

69

Female

 

Male

 

 

1. COL gender country profile April 2015 

 

25.3 112.2
Fixed-telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants1 Mobile-cellular subscriptions per 100 inhabitants1

 

 

 
18.3 28.8
Fixed-broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants1 Mobile-broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants1

 

 

 
48.1 53.8
Households with a computer (%)1 Individuals using the internet (%)1

 

 

1. International Telecommunication Union (ITU) ICT Eye Country profile, retrieved in May, 2017