IDELA Early Childhood Pilot Study in South Africa

South Africa | 2016 | Save the Children

This dataset includes 58 children from Free State in South Africa. Children were 4.0 years old on average. These data were collected as part of a pilot study conducted by Save the Children South Africa.

Explore the Data: IDELA Domains

IDELA Domains

Average learning and development scores in IDELA domains

On average, children scored 42% correct on the IDELA assessment.

Distribution of Total IDELA scores

Children had a large range of learning and development skills, but the most common score was 31-40% correct.

Distribution of children’s ages

Most children in the sample were four years old.

Distribution of children’s gender

55% of children in the sample were female.

Average Total IDELA score by child’s gender

On average, girls scored significantly higher than boys in total IDELA score.