Table 5: 1995 Mean Primary Drop Out Rate by Standard and Province

 

 

 

 

Mean Drop Out Rate by Standard

 

Rank

 

Province

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

Overall

By

 

 

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

%

Overall %

 

Nairobi

0.3

0.3

1.0

1.1

0.8

0.8

1.1

0.9

1.0

1

 

Central

0.9

1.0

1.1

1.5

1.8

2.6

3.1

1.3

1.6

2

 

Coast

3.1

3.9

5.2

5.3

5.8

5.6

7.2

5.7

2.7

3

 

Eastern

2.9

3.0

3.4

3.5

3.5

4.5

4.9

2.5

3.5

4

 

Western

2.1

3.3

2.7

3.0

3.5

5.8

6.5

5.4

3.5

4

 

Rift Valley

3.1

2.9

3.3

3.5

3.8

4.8

6.0

3.2

3.7

6

 

Nyanza

3.8

3.4

3.3

3.9

4.1

5.6

6.2

3.6

4.1

7

 

NorthEastern

3.2

6.1

7.1

4.5

1.9

3.0

3.3

3.2

4.2

8

 

Overall

2.7

2.8

2.9

3.2

3.4

4.4

5.2

3.0

3.2

 

 

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

(February 1998), Results of the 1995 Primary School Census, p.45.

 

 

Survey conducted by International Research Network, Ltd.