Table 38 : Percentage of children and youth 13-19 year of age not attending school by most of
the time used after leaving school and sex ,1997

The time used after leaving school

(Total number : 1,000 persons)

% Distribution

% Share among

Women

Men

Women

Men

Total

2,496.8

47.1

52.9

100.0

100.0

At work

1,051.8

46.6

53.4

41.6

42.6

Unpaid family worker

878.9

45.2

54.8

33.7

36.5

Training further study

34.8

20.7

79.3

0.6

2.1

Looking for work

61.1

31.7

68.3

1.6

3.2

Housework

216.6

78.2

21.8

14.4

3.6

Religious ordinated

16.7

32.5

67.5

0.5

0.9

Sickness, disability

46.2

42.6

57.4

1.7

2.0

Playing ,under the age limit

6.5

53.9

46.1

0.3

0.2

Non-economics activity

105.6

35.7

64.3

3.2

5.0

Roaming

36.1

9.0

91.0

0.3

2.5

Others

7.4

14.8

85.2

0.1

0.5

Unknown

35.1

65.2

34.8

2.0

0.9

 
 
Source: NSO ; The Children and Youth Survey 1997.