Information by Country

Rwanda

Key Indicators

Female  Male Total

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

 

78%  77%  77% 
Primary
 

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2007-2011)

89%  86%  87.5% 

GPI primary enrolment, UIS (2011)

 

n.a.  n.a.  1.03 

Survival rate to last grade of primary, UIS (2009)

 

39%  35%  37% 

Proportion of children out of school, UIS (2010)

 

...  ...  1% 
Lower Secondary

Net attendance rate, MICS/DHS (2007-2011)

 

16%  15%  15% 

GPI lower secondary, UIS (2011)

 

n.a.  n.a.  1.09 

Completion/survival (2010)

 

...  ...  ... 

Proportion of children out of school (2009)

 

...  ...  ... 

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Free and compulsory education according to level Primary: Yes

Secondary: Free but not compulsory

Higher: No

Legal age of marriage for girls

21

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

 

17% 

Gender Equality Index, Human Development Report, UNDP

 

0.414 

Interaction of Overlapping Disparities

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