Last‍ Updated:    Tuesday, April 02, 2019


The main source of education statistics is the annual school census carried out by the Statistics Branch of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education. This census has been carried out for about two decades. It covers the schools in the country and collects information on schools, teachers, pupils, physical resources etc. Besides, information on educational institutions such as Pirivenas and Teacher Training Colleges are also collected

Statistics Branch, Ministry of Education : Tel: + 94 11 2785566

School Census
Other Reports
Key Statistics
District Level Statistics

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