Shocking stats from the 2014-2015 Global Competitiveness Report

Our education system in South Africa is in real trouble. In terms of the quality of primary education we are ranked 133rd out of 144 countries. The quality of our education system in general ranks 140th out of 144 countries and to make things even worse, we ranked dead last for the quality of our math and science education.

Source: The Global Competitiveness Report 2014–2015: Published by the World Economic Forum (