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Barbados

Barbadian and Bajan Literacy rate Stats

Definitions

  • Adult female > % of females ages 15 and above: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Adult male > % of males ages 15 and above: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Adult total > % of people ages 15 and above: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Youth female > % of females ages 15-24: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Youth male > % of males ages 15-24: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Youth total > % of people ages 15-24: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Adult female > % of females ages 15 and above 99.32% 1990 3rd out of 121
Adult male > % of males ages 15 and above 99.42% 1990 9th out of 121
Adult total > % of people ages 15 and above 99.36% 1990 5th out of 121
Youth female > % of females ages 15-24 99.8% 1990 10th out of 123
Youth male > % of males ages 15-24 99.8% 1990 4th out of 123
Youth total > % of people ages 15-24 99.8% 1990 4th out of 123

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