Table 4:

1995 Mean Overall Primary Performance Score* by Province and Gender

 

 

Province

Overall

Rank

Province

Male

Rank

Province

Female

Rank

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rift Valley

6.5

1

Rift Valley

6.7

1

Nairobi

6.2

1

 

 

Central

6.2

2

Central

6.5

2

Rift Valley

6.1

2

 

 

Eastern

6.2

2

Eastern

6.5

2

Central

5.9

3

 

 

Nairobi

6.2

2

Nairobi

6.2

4

Eastern

5.9

3

 

 

Nyanza

5.6

5

Western

6.0

5

Nyanza

5.3

5

 

 

Western

5.6

5

Nyanza

5.9

6

Western

5.3

5

 

 

Coast

4.9

7

Coast

5.2

7

Coast

4.7

7

 

 

North Eastern

3.8

8

North Eastern

4.0

8

North Eastern

3.1

8

 

 

Overall

6.0

 

Overall

6.3

 

Overall

5.7

 

 

 

*Mean overall score is the average performance score of all subjects based on scoring grades

on a 1-12 scale where A=12 and 1=E.

Source: Republic of Kenya Ministry of Education & Human Resource Development,

(Feb. 1998, p.77). Survey conducted by International Research Network, Ltd.