Haiti ranks 168 out of 187 on the 2014 Human Development Index. 59% of the population lives on less than USD $2 per day.

30% of children do not make it to 3rd grade, 60% abandon before sixth grade and 50% do not attend school.

Approximately 80% of teachers have not received any pre-service training.

Only about 30% of Haitians 25 and above attended secondary school.

Haiti’s literacy rate is approximately 60%.

90% of primary schools are non –public and managed by communities, NGOs or religious organizations.