In Mali, the education follows a 6-3-3 system, where the primary school lasts for 6 years, the secondary school for 3 years and the secondary school for 3 years. According to UNESCO, in 2006, 74% of the population over 15 years were illiterate.
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|Land area||1,240,192 km²|
|Population density (per km²）||15.8|
|Income per capita||$ 2,200|
|Currency||CFA Franc BCEAO|
|ISO 3166 code||ML|
|Time zone UTC||0|
|Geographic coordinates||17 00 N, 4 00 W.|
The official school age is 7 years. In principle, both primary and secondary school are free and compulsory. Nevertheless, only 63% of 7-year-olds started in primary school in 2011, while only 31% of 13-year-olds started in secondary school.
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There are some higher education institutions in the country, but most students study either in Senegal or in France.