Rakshikan

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Rakshikan Rakshikan

Rakshikan

Rakshikan is 3 years old and lives in Sri Lanka

Waiting for 4 months

About Rakshikan

Rakshikan's Project

Rakshikan's Country

About Rakshikan

Male

GENDER

Male

26/05/2018

BIRTHDAY

26/05/2018

Sri Lanka

COUNTRY

Sri Lanka


Guardian(s):

  • Mother, 
  • Father

Children in household:



Rakshikan and his Mother receive assistance from trained specialists based at his local church. These specialists visit Rakshikan at home and ensure he receives the necessary nutrition and medical care to meet critical physical needs. The specialists also provide emotional and spiritual support to Rakshikan and his family together with appropriate early childhood development insights and training.

Please remember Rakshikan in your prayers. Your love and support will help him to receive the assistance he needs to grow and develop.

Rakshikan's Project

Local Partner:


Closest Major City:


Community:


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No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tile, 
  • Wall: Brick/Block/Cement, 
  • Floor: Cement

Regional Diet:


  • Rice

Rakshikan'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

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