Kurunegala District

Element Figure
No.of ECD centers 1513
No.of children enrolled 42298
Avg.children per center 28.0
No.of teachers + Asst 2741
Avg.teacher per center 1.8
A/L passed and above(Teacher + Asst) 68.5
Not trained (teacher + Asst) 62.9
Administrators 157.0
English Medium centers 19.1%
Sinhala Medium centers 70.9
Tamil Medium centers 9.5%
Enrollment rate (3to5) 48.5
Government owned 20.0%
Private owned 69.8%
Religious org. owned 9.1%
NGO owned 1.1%
Registered 73.4%
Fees Rs. >1000 82.9
Fees Rs. 1000 to 2000 15.4%
Fees Rs < 2000 1.6%
No toilet facility 6.0%
No electricity 25.8%

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