ECCD Baseline Evaluation of a Preschool Program in Myanmar

Myanmar | 2017 | Save the Children

This data set includes data from 624 children and caregivers in Minbu, Gangaw, and Loikaw districts of Myanmar. The data were collected as the baseline of a quasi-experimental impact evaluation examining the effectiveness of a preschool program for children living in the area. The average age of children was 6.6.

Explore the Data: IDELA Domains and Equity

IDELA Domains and Equity

Average learning and development scores in IDELA domains

On average, children scored 76% correct on the IDELA assessment.

Distribution of total IDELA scores

The distribution of IDELA scores was fairly high, with 81-90% the most common score range.

Distribution of children’s ages

Most children in the sample were six years old. We find no significant relationship between a child’s age and their total IDELA score.

Distribution of children’s gender

47% 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 overall IDELA score.