Puttalam District 

Element Figure
No.of ECD centers 742
No.of children enrolled 23846
Avg.children per center 32.1
No.of teachers + Asst 1424
Avg.teacher per center 1.9
A/L passed and above(Teacher + Asst) 60.6
Not trained (teacher + Asst) 81
Administrators 98.0
English Medium centers 18.1%
Sinhala Medium centers 60.3%
Tamil Medium centers 20.3%
Enrollment rate (3to5) 58.2%
Government owned 37.2%
Private owned 47.5%
Religious org. owned 14.0%
NGO owned 1.3%
Registered 49.3%
Fees Rs. >1000 91.6
Fees Rs. 1000 to 2000 6.8%
Fees Rs < 2000 1.6%
No toilet facility 15.3%
No electricity 32.3%

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