Myanmar Country Profile

Millenium Development Goals Indicators

2005

2010

2011

2012

Target 1.B: Achieve full and productive employment and decent work

 

1.4 GDP per person employed, growth rate

8.3 7.4 8.4 4.6

 

1.5 Employment-to-population ratio

75.7 76.1 76.2 76.2

 

1.6 Employed people living below
$1.25 (PPP) per day (%)

31.1      

Target 1.C: Halve people suffering from hunger

 

1.8 Underweight - Children Under 5 Years Old (%)

       

Target 2.A: Ensure completion of full primary schooling

 

2.2 Pupils Starting Grade 1 who reach last
grade of primary (%)

71.5      

 

2.2.a  Pupils Starting Grade 1 who reach
last grade of primary- boys (%)

       

 

2.2.b  Pupils Starting Grade 1 who reach
last grade of primary - girls (%)

       

 

2.3 Literacy Rate, 15 to 24 Years Old (%)

    96.1  

 

2.3.a Literacy Rate, 15 to 24 Years Old (%) - Male

    96.3  

 

2.3.b Literacy Rate, 15 to 24 Years Old (%) - Female

    95.8  

Target 3.A: Eliminate gender disparity in education

 

3.1.a Gender Parity Index in primary
level enrolment

1.0 1.0    

 

3.1.b Gender Parity Index in secondary
level enrolment

1.0 1.1    

 

3.1.c Gender Parity Index in tertiary
level enrolment

    1.4  

 

3.2 Share of Women in Wage Employment
in Non-Agri Sector (%)

       

 

3.3 Seats held by women in national parliament, %

    4.3 3.5
Source: ADB Statistical Database System next page