Distribution of Household by Level of Education of Respondent

The table represents the percentage distribution of household by level of education of respondents under different categories. Respondent’s education level is higher in urban and hill areas including that of male respondents. Substantial proportions of the respondent are illiterate (45.31%). Illiteracy rate among the respondents is higher in central Terai (74.47%) followed by western mountain (72.38%), mid-western mountain (69.13%), far-western hill (60.16%), and far-western Terai (60.16%). Highest percentage of illiterate respondents (60.88%) belongs to the lowest income quintile group whereas illiteracy percentage of respondents is higher in the moderate to very high vulnerable areas based on NAPA combined vulnerability index.

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Source http://cbs.gov.np/image/data/2017/National%20Climate%20Change%20Impact%20Survey%202016%20Report_final.pdf
Last Updated June 22, 2018, 09:16 (UTC)
Created June 21, 2018, 08:24 (UTC)
Catagory Education