Food for the Hungry Baseline Data Set from Early Childhood Program in Burundi

Burundi | 2018 | Food for the Hungry

This baseline dataset includes data from 1286 children in the Kabore, Bugabira, and Gisuru areas of Burundi. It was collected as part of Food for the Hungry's Child Focused Community Transformation (CFCT) model which includes projects in both health and education. The average age of children was 4.8 years.

Explore the Data: IDELA Domains and Equity

IDELA Domains and Equity

Average learning and development scores in IDELA domains

On average, children scored 29% correct on the IDELA assessment.

Distribution of total IDELA scores

Scores ranged from less that 10% to more than 90% correct. Most children scored between 11% and 30% correct.

Distribution of children’s ages

Most children in the sample were 4 or 5 years old.

Average IDELA scores by child’s age

On average, one additional year was associated with an additional 8.2 percentage points correct in overall IDELA score.

Distribution of children’s gender

49% of children in the sample were female. Gender was not associated with Total IDELA score in this data set.