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DROPOUTS

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Definition:
Dropouts are defined as those students who leave the specified level in the educational system without obtaining a first qualification.

Source Publication:
Education at a Glance, OECD, Paris, 2002, Glossary.

Cross References:
Survival rates

Statistical Theme: Education and training statistics

Created on Thursday, January 30, 2003

Last updated on Friday, February 07, 2003