Information by Country

Burundi

Key Indicators

Female  Male Total

Female literacy rate (MICS) of 15-24 year-olds

 

78%  78%  78% 
Primary

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2005)

 

...  ...  70.8% 

GPI primary enrolment, UIS (2011)

 

n.a.  n.a. 

Completion/survival, UIS (2010)

 

54%  47%  51% 

Proportion of children out of school, UIS (2007)

 

11%*  9%*  10%* 
Lower Secondary 

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2011)

 

...  ...  7.2% 

GPI lower secondary, UIS (2011)

 

n.a.  n.a.  0.77 

Completion/survival (2011)

 

89%  82%  85% 

Proportion of children out of school (2012)

 

...  ...  ... 

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Free and compulsory education according to level Primary: Free but not compulsory

Secondary: No

Higher: Free but not compulsory

Legal age of marriage for girls 18

Percentage of girls getting married below the age of 18, MICS/DHS (2010)

 

20.4% 

Gender Equality Index, Human Development Report, UNDP

 

0.476 

Interaction of Overlapping Disparities

*UIS estimation 

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