Information by Country

Tanzania

Key Indicators

Female  Male Total

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

 

76%  78%  77% 
Primary

Net attendance rate, UIS (2013)

 

80.1%  74.7%  77.4% 

GPI primary enrolment, UIS (2012)

 

n.a.  n.a.  1.03 
Survival rate to last grade of primary, UIS (2009)  87%  76%  81% 

Proportion of children out of school, UIS (2008)

 

2%  2%  2% 
Lower Secondary

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

 

24%  26%  25% 

GPI lower secondary, UIS (2012)

 

n.a.  n.a.  0.89 

Completion/survival (2008)

 

63%  65%  64% 

Proportion of children out of school (2010)

 

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Free and compulsory education according to level Primary: Yes

Secondary: No

Higher: No

Legal age of marriage for girls 15

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

 

35% 

Gender Equality Index, Human Development Report, UNDP

 

0.556 

Interaction of Overlapping Disparities

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