Education

Percentage of Children who are currently not in School

 

By single age group the following table shows that, the highest percentage of out-of school children are in age groups 5, 6 and 16.

The district level analysis shows, there are 18 districts with more than 10% out of school children of the age groups 5-12 years.

Ecological Belt  Gender 

Percentage of children who are currently not in school

by age groups

5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Mountain Girls 20.1 13.8 8.2 5.8 3.7 8.5 8 8.7 10.6 14.6 16.5 25.3
  Boys 19.3 12.7 7.3 4.8 3.1 6.7 5 6 7.3 10.3 12.2 17.3
  Total 19.7 13.3 7.7 5.3 3.4 7.6 6.5 7.4 9 12.5 14.4 21.4
Hill Girls 16.3 9.6 5.3 3.8 2.5 6.3 6.1 6.4 7.6 11.4 12.7 21
  Boys 15.8 9.1 5 3.6 2.2 5.4 4.3 5.6 7 10.6 11.7 18
  Total 16.1 9.4 5.2 3.7 2.4 5.9 5.2 6 7.3 11 12.2 19.6
Valley Girls 2.6 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.4 4.1 6 5.1 5.6 9 10.7 14.6
  Boys 2.7 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.4 5.1 4 6.9 7.7 12 13.7 17.9
  Total 2.6 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.4 4.7 4.9 6 6.7 10.6 12.3 16.4
Terai Girls 16.7 13.1 9.1 9.2 5.9 24.4 17.1 23.9 19.4 27.3 26 33.1
  Boys 15.6 11.5 7.7 7.5 4.5 19.7 10.1 18.3 15.3 22.9 22.5 28.8
  Total 16.1 12.3 8.4 8.4 5.2 22 13.7 21 17.4 25.1 24.2 30.9
Total Girls 16 11.2 7.2 6.7 4 16.4 11.3 15.6 13.3 19.3 19.3 26.8
  Boys 15.1 10.1 6.3 5.7 3.2 13.5 7 12.4 11 16.7 17.3 23.4
  Total 15.6 10.7 6.7 6.2 3.6 14.9 9.2 14 12.1 18 18.3 25.1
Source: National Population Census; 2011; CBS