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Table 2 presents average schooling attainment for three generations: grandparents, parents, and children. For the grandparents, 47% have less than primary education and 37% have primary education only. For the parents, 45% have junior secondary schooling and beyond. For the youngest cohort (children), 53% have a high school education and 10% have a college education and beyond. On average, the grandparents have 5 years of education, the parents have 8 years, and the children have 11 years of schooling.

Table 2. 
Schooling Attainment across Generations (%)
Education: <Primary Primary Junior Secondary High School College+ Total 
Grandparents 47 37 100 
Parents 25 30 21 20 100 
Children 15 17 53 10 100 
Education: <Primary Primary Junior Secondary High School College+ Total 
Grandparents 47 37 100 
Parents 25 30 21 20 100 
Children 15 17 53 10 100 

Source: Author's calculations.

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