All in School

The Global Initiative on Out-of-School Children
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Out-of-School Children by Region

Half of all children out of school live in sub-Saharan Africa, which is struggling to provide education to a growing school-age population. While the number of children out of school remains high in South and West Asia, considerable progress has been made since 2000.


The number of out-of-school children since 2000 by region. Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics

This is an interactive look at the world’s out-of-school children.