The following shows the distribution of primary and secondary students in OECD countries by the type of schools they attended in 1999.
|Public|| Government- |
| Independent |
NOTES: Blank spaces denotes such factors as unavailable data, disaggregated data, too few schools to count, or the absence of a specific type of school in a given country.
SOURCE: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
A version of this article appeared in the June 20, 2001 edition of Education Week as Public, Private, and In Between