Key Results | Global Partnership for Education

Key Results

Since 2002, GPE partners have achieved remarkable results and helped millions more children enroll in school for a quality education. Here are our most important results.
72 million more children were in primary school in 2015 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002

72 million

more children

were in primary school in 2015
in GPE partner countries
compared to 2002

US$2.3 billion in GPE grants allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003

US$2.3 billion

in GPE grants

allocated to partner countries affected
by fragility and conflict
since 2003

65% of GPE partner countries with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015

65%

of GPE partner countries with data

showed improved learning results
between 2000 and 2015

13.2 million children were supported by GPEin 2015 and 2016

13.2 million

children

were supported by GPE
in 2015 and 2016

76% of children complete primary school and 50% complete lower secondary school in GPE partner countries compared to 63% and 38% respectively in 2002

76%

of children

complete primary school
and 50% complete lower secondary school
in GPE partner countries
compared to 63% and 38% respectively in 2002

64% of GPE partner countries had as many girls as boys completing primary school in 2015

64%

of GPE partner countries

had as many girls as boys
completing primary school
in 2015

78% of GPE partner countries have maintained their education budget at or above 20% of public expenditure or increased their education budget in 2015

78%

of GPE partner countries

have maintained their education budget
at or above 20% of public expenditure
or increased their education budget in 2015

Close to 1/3 of GPE partner countries had an average of 1 trained teacher for 40 students or less in 2014 up from 1/4 in 2013

Close to 1/3

of GPE partner countries

had an average of
1 trained teacher for 40 students
or less in 2014 up from 1/4 in 2013

100% of GPE partner countries report education key indicators or have a good quality data strategy as part of their sector plans

100%

of GPE partner countries

report education key indicators
or have a good quality data strategy
as part of their sector plans

58% of GPE partner countries have good quality education sector plans or transitional education plans

58%

of GPE partner countries

have good quality education sector plans
or transitional education plans

Almost half of GPE donors have maintained or increased their funding for education since 2010

Almost half

of GPE donors

have maintained or increased their funding
for education since 2010

13 education best practice studies were disseminated with funding or support by GPE in 2016 compared to 4 in 2015

13

education best practice studies

were disseminated with funding or support
by GPE in 2016
compared to 4 in 2015

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