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Mastewal Merid

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Mastewal Merid Mastewal Merid

Mastewal Merid

Mastewal is 14 years old and lives in the Ethiopia

Waiting for 9 months

About Mastewal

Mastewal's Project

Mastewal's Country

About Mastewal

Female

GENDER

Female

01/10/2005

BIRTHDAY

01/10/2005

Ethiopia

COUNTRY

Ethiopia

Preferred name:  


Guardian(s): 

  • Mother

Children in household:  


Correspondence Language:  


Hobbies: 

  • Ball Games
  • Hide and Seek

Education: 

  • UK School Year Equivalent: Year 6, 
  • Favourite subject: Art, Language

Mastewal's Project

Church Partner:


Location:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Mud/Earth/Clay/Adobe, 
  • Floor: Dirt

Regional Diet:


  • Beans, 
  • Bread, 
  • Wheat and teff

Mastewal's Country

Country:

Ethiopia

Capital City:

Addis Ababa

Population:

108 million

Life expectancy:

male 60.5 years, female 65.5 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 93.1%, rural 48.6%

Population with improved sanitation:

28%

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:

23.6%

Literacy rate:

male 57.2%, female 41.1%

Child labour:

52%

Religion:

Ethiopian Orthodox 43.5%, Muslim 33.9%, Protestant 18.5%, traditional 2.7%, Catholic 0.7%, other 0.6% (2007)

Percentage living below the poverty line:

29.6%

A little bit of history

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