1 Kenya

Key:
Indicator is moving in a upward trajectory (Based on 2008-2012 trend)
Indicator is moving in a downward trajectory (Based on 2008-2012 trend)
Above average
1 ≥ standard deviations
0.7 standard deviations
0.4 standard deviations
0.1 standard deviations
Below average
1 ≥ standard deviations
0.7 standard deviations
0.4 standard deviations
0.1 standard deviations
Population School Aged Pop Birth Rate GDP/pc (Constant) Inequality (Gini) Human Development Index
44,350,000 20% 4.5 $700 47.7 0.54 (Low)

Pre-Primary

25 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
1.98
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.4 standard deviations and falling by 0.1 per year
ECCE Experience Insufficient data available
School Life Expectancy Above average by 1.2 standard deviations and growing by 0.07 per year

Primary

98 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-77%
School Life Expectancy (years)
8.1
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.6 standard deviations and growing by 2.4 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 77% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 92,150 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.9 standard deviations and falling by 0.16 per year

Lower Secondary

39 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-98%
School Life Expectancy (years)
4.31
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.7 standard deviations and falling by 0.7 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 98% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 14,100 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.9 standard deviations and growing by 0.03 per year

Upper Secondary

63 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
16.95%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
71.85
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 1.7 standard deviations and growing by 0.7 per year
Youth Unemployment Above average by 0.4 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 1.4 standard deviations and growing by 1.6 per year

Inequality

Disabilities Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Optional Protocol

Signed the Convention

Ratified the Convention

Signed the Protocol

Ratified the Protocol

Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Gender Parity Index
2015 Est.
1.06 0.99 1.01 0.99
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 1.1 1.6
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 59% 37%
Primary Dropout Rate 1.1% 3.7%
Shadow Education SAQMEQ data indicated that 46.3% of Grade 6 pupils were receiving paid tutoring in 2007.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
7.86% 17.76%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
87% 80%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math 11.2% Math 1.4%
Science N/A Science N/A
Reading 8.1% Reading 6.4%
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 1.01 Funding (% of GDP) 1.14 Funding (% of GDP) 1.78 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 32 Teacher-Student Ratio 24 Teacher-Student Ratio 18 Teacher-Student Ratio 14
Trained Teachers 52% Trained Teachers 79% Trained Teachers 75% Trained Teachers 78%

"Averages" are calculated globally and clustered by Human Development Index levels (Very High, High, Medium, Low) using historical data to project 2015 figures.

‡ TIMSS-PIRLS
# PISA
† SACMEQ