- Of the 67 million primary-school-age children who do not attend school, 53 percent are girls.
- Of the 49 percent of secondary age students who do not attend school, 52 percent are girls.
- The world's functional illiterates include more than 130 million children who do not attend school, 73 million of them girls.
- Worldwide, nearly 80 percent of primary-school-age children attend school. In least developed countries, this figure is around 66 percent.
Angels for Children sees these statistics as more than just numbers. Each figure driving this data is a personal case that, with your help, we can have a positive impact on. We are purposed with bringing hope where currently, little is found. Education is one huge step forward for children and the best way to create a positive future.