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1 in 5 girls is out of school 9 years of quality education 1 extra year of secondary education 1 in 3 girls are married by 18

View and share Plan's infographics on girls' education gathered from our work around the world.

Girl facts

open quotes An increase of only 1% in girls secondary education attendance, adds 0.3% to a country's GDP.close quotes

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