- 90% of all primary-school aged children in Iraq attend primary school.
- 44% of them complete on time.
- Around 9 girls for every 10 boys go to primary school.
- Around 8 girls for every 10 boys are attending secondary school.
- Iraq's Millenium Development Goal target is for 100% of all primary school-aged boys and girls to attend primary school by 2015.
- Around 7 out 10 young women between the ages of 15-24 are literate.