Batticalo District

Element Figure
No.of ECD centers 607
No.of children enrolled 20064
Avg.children per center 33.1
No.of teachers + Asst 1406
Avg.teacher per center 2.3
A/L passed and above(Teacher + Asst) 49.3
Not trained (teacher + Asst) 55.10
Administrators 726
English Medium centers 8.2%
Sinhala Medium centers 2.5%
Tamil Medium centers 89.1%
Enrollment rate (3to5) 68.3%
Government owned 20.0%
Private owned 57.0%
Religious org. owned 14.5%
NGO owned 8.5%
Registered 92.5%
Fees Rs. >1000 92.20
Fees Rs. 1000 to 2000 5.2%
Fees Rs < 2000 2.6%
No toilet facility 32.7%
No electricity 49.80%

EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT PROJECT- PROJECT APPRAISAL DOCUMENT, June 4, 2015 [Report No: PAD1311]