EDUCATION
Do you know that education is free and compulsory up to junior secondary level?
4 questions polled on this topic
5% response rate
91,590 responded out of 1,875,920 polled
Jul 26. 2017
Do you know that education is free and compulsory up to junior secondary level?
Jul 26. 2017
What type of school would you (or your close relative) prefer to attend?
Jul 26. 2017
What is your main reason for choosing this type of school?
Jul 26. 2017
How much in total did you or your parent pay this 2016/2017 school year as school fees/ levies?

POLL RESULTS

JUL 26. 2017
Do you know that education is free and compulsory up to junior secondary level?
91,590 responded out of 1,875,920 polled
Female
39%
Yes
 
Yes
61%
No
 
No

Male
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
50%
Yes
 
Yes
50%
No
 
No

20-24
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No

25-30
37%
Yes
 
Yes
63%
No
 
No

31-34
36%
Yes
 
Yes
64%
No
 
No

35+
43%
Yes
 
Yes
57%
No
 
No
40%
Yes
 
Yes
60%
No
 
No
JUL 26. 2017
What type of school would you (or your close relative) prefer to attend?
70,393 responded out of 91,589 polled
Female
25%
Public School
 
Public School
65%
Private School
 
Private School
10%
Religious School
 
Religious School

Male
39%
Public School
 
Public School
49%
Private School
 
Private School
12%
Religious School
 
Religious School
0-14
0%
Public School
 
Public School
0%
Private School
 
Private School
0%
Religious School
 
Religious School

15-19
33%
Public School
 
Public School
54%
Private School
 
Private School
13%
Religious School
 
Religious School

20-24
32%
Public School
 
Public School
56%
Private School
 
Private School
12%
Religious School
 
Religious School

25-30
31%
Public School
 
Public School
59%
Private School
 
Private School
10%
Religious School
 
Religious School

31-34
36%
Public School
 
Public School
53%
Private School
 
Private School
11%
Religious School
 
Religious School

35+
38%
Public School
 
Public School
50%
Private School
 
Private School
12%
Religious School
 
Religious School
34%
Public School
 
Public School
55%
Private School
 
Private School
11%
Religious School
 
Religious School
JUL 26. 2017
What is your main reason for choosing this type of school?
62,249 responded out of 70,393 polled
Female
78%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
6%
Its free
 
Its free
10%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
7%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable

Male
65%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
9%
Its free
 
Its free
17%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
9%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable
0-14
0%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
0%
Its free
 
Its free
0%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
0%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable

15-19
72%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
7%
Its free
 
Its free
11%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
11%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable

20-24
71%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
7%
Its free
 
Its free
12%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
9%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable

25-30
72%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
7%
Its free
 
Its free
14%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
7%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable

31-34
67%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
8%
Its free
 
Its free
17%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
8%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable

35+
67%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
9%
Its free
 
Its free
15%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
9%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable
69%
Better quality of education
 
Better quality of education
8%
Its free
 
Its free
14%
Affordable fees
 
Affordable fees
8%
Religious education is more valuable
 
Religious education is more valuable
JUL 26. 2017
How much in total did you or your parent pay this 2016/2017 school year as school fees/ levies?
54,272 responded out of 62,249 polled
Female
14%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
6%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
10%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
17%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
53%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000

Male
16%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
9%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
14%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
17%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
44%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000
0-14
0%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
0%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
0%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
0%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
0%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000

15-19
15%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
9%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
14%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
20%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
42%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000

20-24
15%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
8%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
10%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
17%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
50%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000

25-30
15%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
7%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
12%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
17%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
50%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000

31-34
14%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
9%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
14%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
19%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
43%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000

35+
14%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
9%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
14%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
17%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
46%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000
15%
Did not pay
 
Did not pay
8%
Below N1000
 
Below N1000
13%
NN1,000 - N4,999
 
NN1,000 - N4,999
18%
N5,000 - N10,000
 
N5,000 - N10,000
47%
Over N10,000
 
Over N10,000

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