The Top 5 European Countries With the Highest Number of School Dropouts


  Country Percentage
1
Turkey 37.5%
2
Spain 23.6%
3
Malta 20.8%
4
Iceland 20.5%
5
Portugal 19.2%
List Notes: "Dropouts" or the more technical term - early school leavers - refers to persons aged 18 to 24 in the following two conditions: the highest level of education or training attained is ISCED 0, 1, 2 or 3c short and respondents declared not having received any education or training in the four weeks preceding the survey.
  
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