The Busan Metropolitan City Office of Education has announced that 73.3 percent of students in elementary, middle and high schools in the city receive private education.
A survey on private education was conducted by the education office in April, with 62,470 parents being the respondents.
According to the survey, private education participation rate was 78.8 percent for elementary school students and 72.8 percent for middle school students.
The rate for high school students were lower, with 56.3 percent.
First to third graders in elementary school mostly received private education for arts and physical studies, while fourth to sixth graders received education for English.
Source: Busan eFM News
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