Hambantota District

Element Figure
No.of ECD centers 601
No.of children enrolled 17705
Avg.children per center 29.5
No.of teachers + Asst 1100
Avg.teacher per center 1.8
A/L passed and above(Teacher + Asst) 54.6
Not trained (teacher + Asst) 18.4
Administrators 48
English Medium centers 8.7%
Sinhala Medium centers 86.7%
Tamil Medium centers 4.4%
Enrollment rate (3to5) 51.0%
Government owned 21.1%
Private owned 74.4%
Religious org. owned 3.3%
NGO owned 1.2%
Registered 46.3%
Fees Rs. >1000 67.9
Fees Rs. 1000 to 2000 31.9%
Fees Rs < 2000 0.2%
No toilet facility 4.2%
No electricity 26.8%

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