Matara District 

Element Figure
No.of ECD centers 710
No.of children enrolled 22425
Avg.children per center 31.6
No.of teachers + Asst 1535
Avg.teacher per center 2.2
A/L passed and above(Teacher + Asst) 66.5
Not trained (teacher + Asst) 38.5
Administrators 84
English Medium centers 18.2%
Sinhala Medium centers 73.1%
Tamil Medium centers 8.6%
Enrollment rate (3to5) 55.2%
Government owned 9.9%
Private owned 82.1%
Religious org. owned 4.8%
NGO owned 3.2%
Registered 73.0%
Fees Rs. >1000 52.1
Fees Rs. 1000 to 2000 45.2%
Fees Rs < 2000 2.7%
No toilet facility 4.1%
No electricity 25.1%

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