TABLE-10.6
     Gross Enrolment Ratio in Classes I-V and VI-VIII

	     for Major States *- 1995-96	  (per cent) 
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State	            Primary (I-V)    Upper Primary (VI-VIII)

	        Boys	Girls	Total	Boys   Girls   Total
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Andhra Pradesh	99.6	 89.9	 94.9	57.3	41.8	49.7
Assam	       133.4	124.0	128.8	91.6	65.9	79.1
Bihar	        93.0	 55.4	 75.1	47.5	21.9	35.3
Gujarat        158.3	106.8	131.4	81.1	61.5	71.6
Haryana  	86.4	 84.9	 85.6	70.9	56.7	64.2
Karnataka      131.1	123.5	127.4	78.1	66.8	72.6
Kerala	        98.4	 95.4	 96.9  105.1   101.5   103.3
Madhya Pradesh 112.9	 88.9	101.4	91.6	43.3	68.4
Maharashtra    125.5	120.2	122.9	92.4	77.2	85.0
Orissa	       113.4	 78.2	 95.6	73.0	39.8	56.2
Punjab	        92.4	 90.7	 91.5	70.0	65.0	69.7
Rajasthan      129.3	 75.3	103.4	79.9	32.0	56.9
Tamil Nadu     159.3	145.6	152.6  118.2	99.5   109.1
Uttar Pradesh  104.3	 72.2	 89.1	72.3	34.9	54.7
West Bengal    128.6	122.3	125.5  102.8	91.5	97.2
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All India      114.5	 93.3	104.3	79.5	54.9	67.6
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*-Major States include States with population of 10 million 
  and above as per 1991 Census.
Source: Ministry of Human Resource Development. 
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