sponsor a child

Dimashi

Sponsor Dimashi today for £28 a month and change her life forever

Dimashi Dimashi

Dimashi

Dimashi is 11 years old and lives in the Sri Lanka

Waiting for 9 months

About Dimashi

Dimashi's Project

Dimashi's Country

About Dimashi

Female

GENDER

Female

04/04/2009

BIRTHDAY

04/04/2009

Sri Lanka

COUNTRY

Sri Lanka

Guardian(s):

  • Father, 
  • Mother

Father/Male Guardian Occupation:


Mother/Female Guardian Occupation:


Children in household:


Correspondence Language:


Hobbies:

  • Art or Drawing
  • Cycling

Education:

  • UK School Year Equivalent: Year 7, 
  • Favourite subject: Art, Maths

Dimashi's Project

Local Partner:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Wood, 
  • Floor: Cement

Regional Diet:


  • Bread, 
  • Rice

Dimashi's Country

Country:

Sri Lanka

Capital City:

Colombo

Population:

22.5 million

Life expectancy:

male 73.7 years, female 80.8 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 98.5%, rural 95%

Infant mortality rate:

8.2 deaths/1,000 live births

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:

20.5%

Literacy Rate:

male 93%, female 91%

Religion:

Buddhist (official) 70.2%, Hindu 12.6%, Muslim 9.7%, Roman Catholic 6.1%, other Christian 1.3%, other 0.05% (2012 est.)

Percentage living on less than $1.90 a day:

6.7%

A little bit of history

Sponsor Dimashi today for £28 a month and change her life forever


icon_footer_help

Need some help?

Our friendly Supporter Experience Team are ready to help with any questions you might have.

01932 836490 - Our current opening hours are Monday - Friday 9:30am - 5pm.
Please leave a voicemail if you'd like a call back outside of this.

Compassion UK Christian Child Development, registered charity in England and Wales (1077216) and Scotland (SC045059). A company limited by guarantee, Registered in England and Wales company number 03719092. Registered address: Compassion House, Barley Way, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 2UT.

SPONSOR A CHILD

MyCompassion

LOG OUT