Nepal Country Profile

Millenium Development Goals Indicators

2005

2010

2011

2012

Target 1.A: Halve $1-a-day poverty

 

1.1 Proportion of population
below $1.25 (PPP) per day

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24.82

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1.2 Poverty gap ratio

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5.55

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1.3 Share of Poorest Quintile in National
Consumption (%)

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8.27

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

 

1.5 Employment-to-population ratio

82.4

81.6

81.7

81.7

 

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

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1.7 Own-account and contributing
family workers in total employment (%)

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Target 1.C: Halve people suffering from hunger

 

1.8 Underweight - Children Under 5 Years Old (%)

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28.8

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1.9 Population below minimum level of dietary
energy consumption, % (population undernourished)

21.7

18.4

18

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Target 2.A: Ensure completion of full primary schooling

 

2.1 School enrollment, net primary, total

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2.1.a School enrollment, net primary, female

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2.1.b School enrollment, net primary, male

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

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

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

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

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82.4

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

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89.2

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

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77.5

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Target 3.A: Eliminate gender disparity in education

 

3.1.a Gender Parity Index in primary level enrolment

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3.1.b Gender Parity Index in secondary level enrolment

0.86

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3.1.c Gender Parity Index in tertiary level enrolment

0.62

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

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3.3 Seats held by women in national parliament, %

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33.2

33.2

33.2

Source: ADB Statistical Database System next page