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Vanuatu

Vanuatu Literacy rate Stats

Definitions

  • 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.
  • Females aged 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."
  • Males aged 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."
  • People aged 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 HISTORY
Adult total > % of people ages 15 and above 74% 2006 78th out of 114
Females aged 15-24 93.7 2008 72nd out of 111
Males aged 15-24 93.5 2008 68th out of 111
People aged 15-24 93.6 2008 70th out of 111

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

Citation

"Vanuatu Literacy rate Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Vanuatu/Education/Literacy-rate