Geopolitical Zone Locality Gender n Educational Status
Nil Formal
(%)
Some Primary
(%)
Completed Primary
(%)
Some Secondary
(%)
Completed Secondary
(%)
Post-Secondary
(%)
North-East
(n = 1315)
Urban Male 300 25.7 10.7 10.7 14 19.3 19.7
Female 263  44.1 14.1 8.4 12.9 11 9.5
Rural Male 371 55 17.8 10.2 6.7 4.6 5.7
Female 381 74.3 10.0 5.8 6.0 2.1 1.8
North-West
(n = 1195)
Urban Male 316 15.5 13.9 5.4 15.5 20.9 28.8
Female 266 28.2 16.5 7.1 16.2 14.7 17.3
Rural Male 319 26.3 25.1 13.5 12.9 8.8 13.5
Female 294 56.3 26.3 11.2 6.1 3.7 2.4
North-Central
(n = 1715)
Urban Male 380 3.4 10.0 15.3 19.5 20.3 31.6
Female 307 10.1 8.8 17.9 19.9 15.0 28.3
Rural Male 543 8.1 12.0 16.4 27.1 20.3 16.2
Female 485 22.5 19.4 15.5 22.1 13.4 7.2
FCT
(n = 1401)
Urban Male 405 5.7 7.4 8.6 13.1 22.0 43.2
Female 337 11.3 5.0 8.9 16.0 21.4 37.4
Rural Male 345 11.6 9.0 14.2 27.8 18.3 19.1
Female 314 23.6 18.5 18.8 16.9 12.4 9.9
South-East
(n = 1680)
Urban Male 419 6.0 10.7 18.6 22.7 18.9 23.2
Female 413 10.7 13.1 14.8 25.2 18.2 18.2
Rural Male 423 7.3 13.9 19.6 25.1 17.7 16.3
Female 425 18.1 17.2 15.3 19.5 14.6 15.3
South-South
(n = 1422)
Urban Male 353 1.4 5.1 9.6 18.4 27.8 37.7
Female 332 2.4 4.8 13.0 24.7 32.2 22.9
Rural Male 394 1.3 3.8 9.9 25.1 28.2 31.7
Female 343 9.0 9.3 14.9 25.9 25.7 15.2
South-West
(n = 1881)
Urban Male 493 2.2 2.2 12.0 17.8 33.3 32.5
Female 440 5.9 4.8 13.2 17.3 34.1 24.8
Rural Male 458 2.2 3.7 16.4 20.1 29.7 27.9
Female 490 10.6 7.1 18.8 17.8 28.0 17.8
Total
(n=10609)
Urban Male 2666 7.6 8.2 11.7 17.5 38.1 16.9
Female 2358 14.3 9.2 12.2 19.3 34.1 10.9
Rural Male 2853 14.7 11.7 14.6 21.2 28.5 9.4
Female 2732 28.3 14.9 14.5 16.8 21.2 4.2
Table 4: Educational status of respondents by gender and rural-urban locality.