Educational statistics 45% open


What data is expected?

Key national indicators of educational outcomes and performance. At minimum we assess national aggregates, split by sex and age for at least two school stages.

  • Enrolment and completion rates
  • Attendance and literacy rates
  • Exam results
  • Disaggregation by sex and age
  • Data available for two school stages or more
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge Yes
Downloadable Yes
Publicly available Yes
Openly licenced No
Up-to-date No
In an open and machine-readable format
Digital data No
Print data No
location href=""">rel="nofollow"> - General country stats, including education Data is outdated
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps Conducted a google search with the following phrases: Malawi education statistics, Malawi education enrolment and completion rates, Malawi education attendance, Malawi education literacy, Malawi literacy, Malawi exam results
characteristics Enrolment and completion rates, Attendance and literacy rates, Disaggregation by sex and age, Data available for two school stages or more
Controlled access Yes
Collector name Ministry of education / national statistics office
UNICEF and UNESCO seem to have data on education. The Africa Development Bank has funded the open data portal for Malawi, which contains some of the datasets being sought. However, it is not government driven.

Meta data

Data location - General country stats, including education
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Jennifer Walker
Submitters   Paul Mungai
Last modified   Mon May 07 2018 10:32:32 GMT+0000 (UTC)