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Last update: Feb 2011

Orphan School Attendance

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Country Year Orphan school attendance ratio** Source
2005-2009*
Afghanistan–––
Albania–––
Algeria–––
Andorra–––
Angola–––
Antigua and Barbuda–––
Argentina–––
Armenia–––
Australia–––
Austria–––
Azerbaijan–––
Bahamas–––
Bahrain–––
Bangladesh200684MICS 2006
Barbados–––
Belarus–––
Belgium–––
Belize–––
Benin200690DHS 2006
Bhutan–––
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)–––
Bosnia and Herzegovina–––
Botswana–––
Brazil–––
Brunei Darussalam–––
Bulgaria–––
Burkina Faso200661pMICS 2006
Burundi200585MICS 2005
Cambodia200583DHS 2005
Cameroon200691MICS 2006
Canada–––
Cape Verde–––
Central African Republic200696MICS 2006
Chad–––
Chile–––
China–––
Colombia200585DHS 2005
Comoros–––
Congo200588DHS 2005
Cook Islands–––
Costa Rica–––
Cτte d'Ivoire200683MICS 2006
Croatia–––
Cuba–––
Cyprus–––
Czech Republic–––
Democratic People's Republic of Korea–––
Democratic Republic of the Congo200777DHS 2007
Denmark–––
Djibouti–––
Dominica–––
Dominican Republic200777DHS 2007
Ecuador–––
Egypt–––
El Salvador–––
Equatorial Guinea–––
Eritrea–––
Estonia–––
Ethiopia200590DHS 2005
Fiji–––
Finland–––
France–––
Gabon–––
Gambia200687MICS 2006
Georgia–––
Germany–––
Ghana200876DHS 2008
Greece–––
Grenada–––
Guatemala–––
Guinea200573DHS 2005
Guinea-Bissau200697MICS 2006
Guyana–––
Haiti2005–200686DHS 2005–2006
Holy See–––
Honduras2005–2006108DHS 2005–2006
Hungary–––
Iceland–––
India2005–200672NFHS–3 2005–2006
Indonesia–––
Iran (Islamic Republic of)–––
Iraq200684MICS 2006
Ireland–––
Israel–––
Italy–––
Jamaica–––
Japan–––
Jordan–––
Kazakhstan–––
Kenya–––
Kiribati–––
Kuwait–––
Kyrgyzstan–––
Lao People's Democratic Republic–––
Latvia–––
Lebanon–––
Lesotho–––
Liberia200785DHS 2007
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya–––
Liechtenstein–––
Lithuania–––
Luxembourg–––
Madagascar–––
Malawi200697MICS 2006
Malaysia–––
Maldives–––
Mali200687DHS 2006
Malta–––
Marshall Islands–––
Mauritania200766pMICS 2007
Mauritius–––
Mexico–––
Micronesia (Federated States of)–––
Monaco–––
Mongolia200596pMICS 2005
Montenegro–––
Morocco–––
Mozambique200889MICS 2008
Myanmar–––
Namibia2006–2007100DHS 2006
Nauru–––
Nepal–––
Netherlands–––
New Zealand–––
Nicaragua–––
Niger200667DHS 2006
Nigeria2008117DHS 2008
Niue–––
Norway–––
Occupied Palestinian Territory–––
Oman–––
Pakistan–––
Palau–––
Panama–––
Papua New Guinea–––
Paraguay–––
Peru–––
Philippines–––
Poland–––
Portugal–––
Qatar–––
Republic of Korea–––
Republic of Moldova–––
Romania–––
Russian Federation–––
Rwanda200582DHS 2005
Saint Kitts and Nevis–––
Saint Lucia–––
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines–––
Samoa–––
San Marino–––
Sao Tome and Principe–––
Saudi Arabia–––
Senegal200583DHS 2005
Serbia–––
Seychelles–––
Sierra Leone200862DHS 2008
Singapore–––
Slovakia–––
Slovenia–––
Solomon Islands–––
Somalia200678MICS 2006
South Africa–––
Spain–––
Sri Lanka–––
Sudan–––
Suriname–––
Swaziland2006–200797DHS 2006–2007
Sweden–––
Switzerland–––
Syrian Arab Republic–––
Tajikistan–––
Thailand2005–200693MICS 2005–2006
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia–––
Timor-Leste–––
Togo200694MICS 2006
Tonga–––
Trinidad and Tobago–––
Tunisia–––
Turkey–––
Turkmenistan–––
Tuvalu–––
Uganda200696DHS 2006
Ukraine200598MICS
United Arab Emirates–––
United Kingdom–––
United Republic of Tanzania2007–200897THMIS
United States–––
Uruguay–––
Uzbekistan–––
Vanuatu–––
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)–––
Viet Nam–––
Yemen–––
Zambia200992Sexual Behaviour Survey 2009
Zimbabwe2005–200695DHS 2005–2006
SUMMARY INDICATORS†
Africa94
Sub-Saharan Africa94
Eastern and Southern Africa92
West and Central Africa95
Middle East and North Africa–
Asia74‡
South Asia73
East Asia and Pacific–
Latin America and Caribbean–
CEE/CIS–
Industrialized countries–
Developing countries81‡
Least developed countries86
World–

DHS: Demographic and Health Surveys
MICS: Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys
NFHS: National Family Health Survey
THMIS: Tanzania HIV/AIDS and Malaria Indicator Survey

 

DEFINITIONS OF THE INDICATORS    

Orphan school attendance ratio: Percentage of children (10–14 years old) who have lost both biological parents and who are currently attending school as a percentage of non-orphaned children of the same age who live with at least one parent and who are attending school.    
    
NOTES    
–   Data not available.    
*   Data refer to the most recent year available during the period specified in the column heading.    
**   United Nations General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS (2001) indicator.    
p   Proportion of orphans (aged 10–14) attending school is based on small denominators (typically 25–49 unweighted cases).    
y   Data refer to years or periods other than those specified in the column heading, differ from the standard definition or refer to only part of a country. Such data are included in the calculation of regional and global averages.    
†   Regional averages are calculated only for the population representing 50 per cent or more of the region's total population of interest.
‡   Excluding China.