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School Education Scenario in West Bengal

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A. Basic

Total Literacy Rate (%) 70.16
Male Literacy Rate (%) 79.89
Female Literacy Rate (%) 59.73

B. Pre Schooling

Population (3 to 4+ Years) 365853
Anganwadi (ICDS) Centres 4836
Anganwadi Workers 4758
Anganwadi Helpers 4655
Children Enrolled (3 to 6 Years) 268347
Children Enrolled (3 to 4+ Years) 125025
Children Out of ICDS centers (3 to 4+ Years) 240828

C. Primary Education

Population (5 to 9 Years) 810928
Primary Schools (Govt. aided) 3584
Sishu Shiksha Kendras 1424
Total Enrolment in Govt. aided Primary Schools 768758
Age Appropriate (5 to 9 Years) Enrolment in Govt. aided Primary Schools 673899
Total Enrolment in Sishu Shiksha Kendras 99363
Age Appropriate (5 to 9 Years) Enrolment in Sishu Shiksha Kendras 73220
Total Enrolment in Private Primary Schools 105716
Age Appropriate (5 to 9 Years) Enrolment in Private Primary Schools 97038
Total Enrolment in Private Primary Schools 105716
Age Appropriate (5 to 9 Years) Enrolment in Private Primary Schools 97038
Total Age Appropriate (5 to 9 Years) Enrolment 787942
Total Out of School Children (5 to 9 Years) 22986
Pupil Teacher Ratio (PTR) in Govt. aided Primary Schools 73
School Student Ratio (SSR) in Govt. aided Primary Schools 216
School Teacher Ratio (STR) in Govt. aided Primary Schools 2.94

D. Upper Primary Education

Population (10 to 14 Years) 847184
Upper Primary Schools (Jr. High, High, H.S. & Madrasahs) 803
Total Enrolment in Upper Primary Schools 432268
Age Appropriate (10 to 14 Years) Enrolment in Upper Primary Schools 367200
Total Enrolment in Kolkata Schools 103691
Age Appropriate (10 to 14 Years) Enrolment in Kolkata Schools 95816
Enrolled in Primary Schools / SSKs as over-aged 125768
Total In School Children (10 to 14 Years) 588784
Total Out of School Children (10 to 14 Years) 258400
Pupil Teacher Ratio (PTR) in Upper Primary Schools 72
School Student Ratio (SSR) in Upper Primary Schools 538
School Teacher Ratio (STR) in Upper Primary Schools 7.48