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Education Statistics

Education Statistics

Basic Information  


Source: UNESCO Global Monitoring Report 2007

 

Source: Selected Educational Statistics 2004-05

 

 
Children's welfare: How India compares

  % of infants with low birthweight % of under-fives moderate to severe underweight % of population using improved drinking water % of population using adequate sanitation Public education outlay (% of GDP) Child labour (% 5-14 age group)
Siera Lone 23 27 57 39 NA ___
Kenya 10 20 61 43 7.0 59
Pakistan 19 38 91 59 2.0 NA
India 30 47 86 33 3.3 14
China 4 8 77 44 2.2 NA
Japan 8 ___ 100 100 5.9 ___
South Korea 4 ___ 92 ___ 4.6 ___
Britain 8 ___ 100 ___ 5.5 ___
USA 8 2 100 100 5.9 ___
             
Notes:            
___=insignificant/ all            
NA= not available            

Source: State of the World's Children 2007 and HDR 2006

 
State-wise Plan and Non-Plan Total Budgeted Expenditure (Revenue Account) on Elementary Education in India
(2006-2007)
(Rs. in Thousand)
State/UTs Budget Estimates
Plan Non-Plan Total % Age to Total Expenditure on Education
Andhra Pradesh 3769568.00 23749162.00 27518730.00 49.24
Arunachal Pradesh 536475.00 518922.00 1055397.00 59.27
Assam 469830.00 20917259.00 21387089.00 61.38
Bihar 6230110.00 25631349.00 31861459.00 64.69
Chhattisgarh 4657720.00 5052922.00 9710642.00 64.31
Goa 72825.00 608314.00 681139.00 21.42
Gujarat 2473046.00 21240701.00 23713747.00 56.71
Haryana 1509300.00 9376352.00 10885652.00 49.22
Himachal Pradesh 1372726.00 5810936.00 7183662.00 57.91
Jammu Kashmir 1717000.00 3982762.00 5699762.00 49.6
Jharkhand 3030135.00 10494262.00 13524397.00 68.45
Karnataka 7443771.00 21801690.00 29245461.00 55.44
Kerala 0.00 19397897.00 19397897.00 40.32
Madhya Pradesh 6399641.00 13286469.00 24686110.00 72.33
Maharashtra 472747.00 45162210.00 45634957.00 42.06
Manipur 321730.00 1436050.00 1757780.00 52.26
Meghalaya 466400.00 1092406.00 1558806.00 51.13
Mizoram 430550.00 798145.00 1228695.00 54.76
Nagaland 207270.00 1533322.00 1740592.00 64.7
Orissa 146628.00 13070091.00 13216719.00 56.4
Punjab 777010.00 6194127.00 6971137.00 28.23
Rajasthan 4129333.00 25003121.00 29132454.00 59.71
Sikkim 257145.00 587136.00 844281.00 47.57
Tamil Nadu 2580977.00 25000516.00 27581493.00 43.69
Tripura 221259.00 2646163.00 2867422.00 52.72
Uttranchal 302405.00 5389426.00 5691831.00 40.63
Uttar Pradesh 3360612.00 44994007.00 48354619.00 55.49
West Bengal 5703100.00 18317239.00 24020339.00 37.97
States 59059313.00 378092956.00 437152269.00 51.18
Andaman & Nicobar Islands 150000.00 425748.00 575748.00 48.55
Chandigarh 94500.00 433700.00 528200.00 29.42
Dadra & Nagar, Haveli 57400.00 91200.00 148600.00 65.55
Daman & Diu 9390.00 73000.00 82390.00 40.13
Delhi 1440500.00 3191336.00 4631836.00 25.76
Lakshadweep 2800.00 4400.00 7200.00 2.98
Pondicherry 202478.00 520735.00 723213.00 37.47
UTs 1957068.00 4740119.00 6697187.00 28.42
India 61016381.00 382833075.00 443849456.00 50.57
Centre Total 153679500 26100 153705600.00 63.74
Grand Total 214695881 382859175 597555056.00 53.41

Source: Ministry of Human Resource Development, GoI

Source: Ministry of Human Resource Development, GoI

 

Literacy Levels

 


 

 

State-wise Literacy in India
 

State/UTs 1981 1991 2001
  Male Female Persons Male Female Persons Male Female Persons
Andhra Pradesh 46.83 24.16 35.66 55.13 32.72 44.09 70.85 51.17 61.11
Arunachal Pradesh 35.12 14.02 25.55 51.45 29.69 41.59 64.07 44.24 54.74
Assam NA NA NA 61.87 43.03 52.89 71.93 56.03 64.28
Bihar 46.60 16.52 32.05 52.49 22.89 38.48 60.32 33.57 47.53
Goa 76.00 55.20 65.70 83.64 67.09 75.51 88.88 75.51 82.32
Gujarat 65.14 38.46 52.21 73.13 48.64 61.29 76.46 55.61 66.43
Haryana 58.51 26.93 43.88 69.10 40.47 55.85 79.25 56.31 68.59
Himachal Pradesh 64.27 37.72 51.18 75.36 52.13 63.86 84.57 57.08 75.91
Jammu & Kashmir 44.18 19.56 32.68 NA NA NA 65.75 41.82 54.46
Karnataka 58.73 33.17 46.21 67.26 44.34 56.04 76.29 57.45 67.04
Kerala 87.73 75.65 81.56 93.62 86.13 89.81 94.20 87.86 90.92
Madhya Pradesh 48.42 23.97 36.63 58.42 28.85 44.20 76.50 50.55 64.08
Maharashtra 69.65 41.01 55.83 76.56 52.32 64.87 86.27 67.51 77.27
Manipur 64.15 34.67 49.66 71.63 47.60 59.89 77.87 59.70 68.87
Meghalaya 46.65 37.17 42.05 53.12 44.85 49.10 66.14 60.41 63.31
Mizoram 79.36 68.61 74.26 85.61 78.60 82.27 90.69 86.13 88.49
Nagaland 58.58 40.38 50.28 67.62 54.75 61.65 71.77 61.92 67.11
Orissa 56.45 25.14 40.97 63.09 34.68 49.09 75.95 50.97 63.61
Punjab 55.56 39.70 48.17 65.66 50.41 58.51 75.63 63.55 69.95
Rajasthan 44.77 14.00 30.11 54.99 20.44 38.55 76.46 44.34 61.03
Sikkim 53.00 27.38 41.59 65.74 46.69 56.94 76.73 61.46 69.68
Tamil Nadu 68.05 40.43 54.39 73.75 51.33 62.66 82.33 64.55 73.47
Tripura 61.49 38.01 50.11 70.58 49.65 60.44 81.47 65.41 73.66
Uttar Pradesh 47.45 17.19 33.35 55.73 25.31 41.60 70.23 42.97 57.36
West Bengal 59.93 36.07 48.65 67.81 46.56 57.70 77.58 60.22 69.22
Andaman & Nicobar 70.29 53.20 63.19 78.99 65.46 73.02 86.07 75.29 81.18
Chandigarh 78.89 69.31 74.81 82.04 72.34 77.81 85.65 76.65 81.76
Dadra & Nagar Haveli 44.64 20.37 32.70 53.56 26.98 40.71 73.32 42.99 60.03
Daman & Diu 74.50 46.70 59.90 82.66 59.40 71.20 88.40 70.37 81.09
Delhi 79.28 62.60 71.94 82.01 66.99 75.29 87.37 75.00 81.82
Lakshadweep 81.24 55.32 68.42 90.18 72.89 81.78 93.15 81.56 87.52
Pondicherry 77.09 53.03 65.14 83.68 65.63 74.74 88.89 74.13 81.49
Uttaranchal NA NA NA NA NA NA 84.01 60.26 72.28
Jharkhand NA NA NA NA NA NA 67.94 39.38 54.13
Chhatisgarh NA NA NA NA NA NA 77.86 52.28 65.12
All India 56.38 29.76 43.57 64.13 39.29 52.21 75.64 54.03 65.20
Note:
1. Census not held in Assam and Jammu & Kashmir in 1991
2. Literacy Rate is defined as the proportion of literates to the population in the age group 7+
3. For census 1981, Literacy rate was defined for the populaiton 6+. To ensure comparability in this exercise it has been reestimated for the population 7+
4. For 1981 and 1991, the states of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh also include data from Jharkhand, Uttaranchal and Chattisgarh respectively.
Source: 1981- Census of India-social and Cultural Tables; 1991-Paper2 of 1992, series 1, Census of India 1991; 2001-Based on Preliminary census 2001 estimates.
 



School Related Statistics 

Unless otherwise stated, the following tables have been sourced from a report entitled 'Elementary Education in India: Analytical Report 2007-08' available at http://www.dise.in/AR.htm

 School Distribution 
 

 

School Infrastructure

 

 School Facilities
 

 Instructional Days
 

 School Grants
 


Source: Annual Status of Education Report (Rural), 2009


Teacher Related Statistics

Unless otherwise stated, the following tables have been sourced from a report entitled 'Elementary Education in India: Analytical Report 2007-08' available at http://www.dise.in/AR.htm

 Teacher Distribution

 Pupil Teacher Ratio


Source: Selected Educational Statistics 2004-2005

 Educational Qualifications of Teachers

 Para-teachers

 Teacher Training and Non-Teaching Activity


Source: Selected Educational Statistics 2007-2008

Student Related Statistics

Unless otherwise stated, the following tables have been sourced from a report entitled 'Elementary Education in India: Analytical Report 2007-08' available at http://www.dise.in/AR.htm

 Student Enrolment

 Enrolment: Gender

 Enrolment: Castes and Minorities

 Enrolment: Children with Disabilities

 Pre-primary Enrolment

 Student Retention and School Completion

 Examination Results

 Prevalence of Tuition


Source: Annual Status of Education Report (Rural), 2009

Learning Outcomes  

The following tables have been sourced from a report entitled 'Annual Status of Education Report (Rural), 2009' available at    http://asercentre.org/asersurvey.php

 

 

 

 

States of India
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