Education Statistics Resources
This topic provides information about various sources of statistics related to Education.
This site includes links to the 2011 Census results, PDF files of some statistical data, maps of India and individual states, and vital statistics.
Statistics on School Education
Shala Gunvatta (Shagun) Portal is a twin track approach to monitor progress of implementation of the various components while also capturing and sharing of best practices from States and UTs in India.
All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE)
To portray the status of higher education in the country, Ministry of Human Resource Development has endeavoured to conduct an annual web-based All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) since 2010-11. The survey covers all the Institutions in the country engaged in imparting of higher education. Data is being collected on several parameters such as teachers, student enrolment, programmes, examination results, education finance, infrastructure. Indicators of educational development such as Institution Density, Gross Enrolment Ratio, Pupil-teacher ratio, Gender Parity Index, Per Student Expenditure will also be calculated from the data collected through AISHE. These are useful in making informed policy decisions and research for development of education sector.
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Open data on Education - India
Provides open data sets of various government agencies related to Education sector in India.
District Information System for Education (DISE) data - India
This site provides various information about School Education in India.
Digital Gender Atlas for Advancing Girl's Education
Gender Atlas for India has been developed to highlight the issues, geographies and social background of girls that are still a concern and require urgent attention. The Gender Atlas is based on existing data and highlights problem areas to serve as pointers for intervention priorities. It is seen as a management tool that can focus on 'demand' and 'supply' side issues alike that impinge on girls' education.
Progress for Every Child Country Profiles
UNICEF report which provides country specific profile. It provides a stocktaking of the country’s performance against the 44 child-related SDG indicators, and aggregates the results into five dials to provide an overall assessment of child welfare.
The State of the World's Children - India statistics
From the report The State of the World’s Children, country specific statistics from basic indicators such as infant mortality to nutrition, health services and education can be accessed.
International Bureau of Education (IBE) (UNESCO)
Provides world data on education for 80 plus countries. Reports are slightly outdated but still useful.
World Bank EdStats
All Indicator Query holds around 3,000 internationally comparable indicators that describe education access, progression, completion, literacy, teachers, population, and expenditures. The indicators cover the education cycle from pre-primary to vocational and tertiary education.
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