This table provides information about the indicator

Indicator name

4.a.1 Proportion of schools with access to: (a) electricity; (b) the Internet for pedagogical purposes; (c) computers for pedagogical purposes; (d) adapted infrastructure and materials for students with disabilities; (e) basic drinking water; (f) single-sex basic sanitation facilities; and (g) basic handwashing facilities (as per the WASH indicator definitions)

Target name

4.a. Build and upgrade education facilities that are child, disability and gender sensitive and provide safe, non-violent, inclusive and effective learning environments for all

  1. Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all

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Geographical coverage

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Unit of measurement

The percentage of schools by level of education (primary education) with access to the given facility or service.


a) Electricity: Regularly and readily available sources of power; b) Internet for pedagogical purposes: Internet that is available for enhancing teaching and learning and is accessible by pupils;
c) Computers for pedagogical use: Use of computers for teaching and learning needs; d) Adapted infrastructure is defined as any built environment related to education facilities that are accessible to all users, including those with different types of disability. Adapted materials include learning materials and assistive products that enable students and teachers with disabilities to access learning; e) Basic drinking water is defined as a functional drinking water source accessible to all users; f) Basic sanitation facilities are defined as functional sanitation facilities separated for males and females on or near the premises; g) Basic handwashing facilities (according to the WASH Initiative indicator definitions) are defined as functional handwashing facilities, with soap and water

Rationale and interpretation
Method of computation

PSn,f = Sn,f/ Sn * 100 where: PSn,f = percentage of schools at level n of education with access to facility f Sn,f = schools at level n of education with access to facility f Sn = total number of schools at level n of education

Comments and limitations

The indicator measures the existence in schools of the given service or facility but not its quality or operational state.

Quality assurance


Data availability and gaps

by region, district, school

Comparability with international data/standards
References and documentation

KR National SDG Reporting Platform:

Data sources

Educational organizations or District EO

Data collection methods


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This table provides information about the supplier of the data


Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic

Contact person(s)/focal point

Alishev Marlen Toktobaevich

Contact person's email

Contact person's phone


Organization website

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