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.
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.