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Education

First Table
Youth (15-24 years) literacy rate, 2000-2006*--  male 100
Youth (15-24 years) literacy rate, 2000-2006*-- female 100
Primary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, gross male 107
Primary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, gross female 107
Primary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, net male 83
Primary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, net,     female 83
Primary school attendance ratio (2000-2006*) ratio, net male 96
Primary school attendance ratio (2000-2006*) ratio, net female 98
% of primary school entrants reaching grade 5 2000-2006*, admin. Data   -
-% of primary school entrants reaching grade 5 2000-2006*, survey data   100
Secondary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, gross male 92
Secondary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, gross female 85
Secondary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, net male 82
Secondary school enrollment ratio 2000-2006*, net female 77
Secondary school attendance ratio (2000-2006*), net male 90
Secondary school attendance ratio (2000-2006*), net female 93
Source: http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/ukraine_statistics.html#46
 

Ukraine's educational system has produced nearly 100% literacy.  In fact, it produces the fourth largest number of academic graduates in Europe. 
Graduation rate approached 84% in 2006 for universities of all accreditation levels (average graduation rate of OECD countries is 36.4 in 2005 (OECD, 2007)). At the same time, number of PhD students possessing the degree of Candidate of Sciences increased 2.5 times the 1990 level with the average estimated graduation rate as low as 17% (estimates for USA vary between 30% to 70% with point estimate of 50% (Lovitts, 2001; Herzig, 2002; Nerad and Miller, 1996).

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Definitions of the indicators
Adult literacy rate - Percentage of persons aged 15 and over who can read and write.
Gross primary or secondary school enrollment ratio - The number of children enrolled in a level (primary or secondary), regardless of age, divided by the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the same level.
Net primary school enrollment ratio - The number of children enrolled in primary school who belong to the age group that officially corresponds to primary schooling, divided by the total population of the same age group.
Net primary school attendance - Percentage of children in the age group that officially corresponds to primary schooling who attend primary school. These data come from national household surveys.
Primary school entrants reaching grade five - Percentage of the children entering the first grade of primary school who eventually reach grade five.

Main data sources
Adult literacy - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), including the Education for All 2000 Assessment.  
Primary and secondary school enrollment - UNESCO, including the Education for All 2000 Assessment.
Net primary school attendance - Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) and Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS).
Reaching grade five - Admin data: UNESCO Institute for Statistics, including the Education for All 2000 Assessment. Survey data: DHS and MICS.

Notes
- Data not available.
X Indicates data that refer to years or periods other than those specified in the column heading, differ from the standard definition, or refer to only part of a country.
Y Indicates data that differ from the standard definition or refer to only part of a country, but are included in the calculation of regional and global averages.

* Data refer to the most recent year available during the period specified in the column heading.