This data set includes data from from 480 children and caregivers in Bangalore, Delhi, Hyderabad, and Mumbai areas of India. The average age of children was 5.5.
IDELA Domains and Equity
Average learning and development scores in IDELA domains
On average, children scored 62% correct on the IDELA assessment.
Distribution of total IDELA scores
Scores were fairly high, with the most common category 61-70% correct. However, around 20% of the children scored between 21-50% correct.
Distribution of children’s ages
Most children in the sample were 5 or 6 years old.
Average IDELA scores by child’s age
On average, one additional year was associated with an additional 6 percentage points correct in overall IDELA score.
Distribution of children’s gender
53% of children in the sample were female. There were no differences in IDELA scores by gender.