An extra year of secondary school can increase a girl’s potential income by 15 to 25%. Every 3 seconds, a girl is forced or coerced to marry. If all girls had secondary education in subSaharan Africa and South and West Asia child marriage would fall by 64%.
62 MILLION GIRLS ARE OUT OF SCHOOL
An increase of 1% in girls’ secondary education attendance adds 0.3% to a country’s GDP.