EDUCATION IN KOUTAYA
Why Koutaya in Guinea?
Koutaya, is 30 minutes drive from Dubreka City. With a population estimated at 3,500 people Koutaya does not have a primary school. Most children in Koutaya have to walk 10km to go to school in Kalékhouré or they have to walk 5km to the harbour, and catch a wooden canoe across the sea, to get to school in Dubreka centre.
Dubreka is a prefecture located in the Kindia Region (with 7 sub-prefectures) and is estimated to have a population of over 352,859 and It covers an area of 4,350 km². In the rural areas in Dubreka, the net enrolment is estimated at 36.2%. In most schools, the ratio of student per classroom is estimated at 65/1 and the ratio of teachers per class is 0.9.