Child Development Assessment of Preschool Children in Haiti

Haiti | 2016 | Save the Children

This data set includes data from 223 children and caregivers in the Dessalines region of Haiti. The average age of children was 4.3.

Explore the Data: IDELA Domains and Equity

IDELA Domains and Equity

Average learning and development scores in IDELA domains

On average, children scored 25% correct on the IDELA assessment.

Distribution of total IDELA scores

There was a large range in children’s scores, with the most common category 0-10% correct. Only around 10% of the children scored more than 51% correct.

Distribution of children’s ages

Most children in the sample were 5 years old.

Average IDELA scores by child’s age

On average, one additional year was associated with an additional eight percentage points correct in overall IDELA score.

Distribution of children’s gender

52% of children in the sample were female.

Average Total IDELA score by child’s gender

On average, girls scored significantly higher than boys on the total IDELA measure.