Information by Country

Ethiopia

Key Indicators

Female  Male Total

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

 

47%  63%  55% 
Primary

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2011)

 

65%  64%  64.5% 

GPI primary enrolment, UIS (2011)

 

n.a.  n.a.  0.91

Completion/survival, UIS (2010)

 

 42% 40%  41% 

Proportion of children out of school, UIS (2009)

 

16%*  10%*  13%* 
Lower Secondary

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2011)

 

16%  16%  16% 

GPI lower secondary, UIS (2011)

 

n.a.  n.a.  0.88 

Completion/survival (2009)

 

70%  65%  67% 

Proportion of children out of school (2009)

 

 42%* 35%*  39%* 

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Free and compulsory education according to level Primary: Yes

Secondary: n/a

Higher: No

Legal age of marriage for girls 18

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

 

57.7% 

Gender Equality Index, Human Development Report, UNDP

 

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Interaction of Overlapping Disparities

*UIS estimation 

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