Table 4 reports the gap in the proportion of the 15 to 19 year old cohort who have completed grade 1, grade 5, primary school, ... For example, by the end of primary school the wealth gap in completion has reached .43 in Brazil, while in Bolivia by grade 9 it has reached .57. ... The second way of defining the wealth gap highlights striking differences across countries. ... grade attainment of the poor, middle and rich, as well as the difference between the rich and the poor for each country.
|Title||:||The Effect of Household Wealth on Educational Attainment|
|Author||:||Deon Filmer, Lant Pritchett|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 1998|