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Education > Literacy > Illiterates > Aged over 95 per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Compares countries by number of illiterate individuals aged over 95. The data was gathered by the United Nations Statistics Division, whose self-declared mission is to compile and disseminate global statistical information, develop standards and norms for statistical activities, and support countries’ efforts to strengthen their national statistical systems. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Namibia 955.32 2001
2 Ghana 733.14 2010
3 Burundi 690.49 2008
4 Bolivia 546.77 2001
5 Peru 490.6 2007
6 Saint Lucia 409.71 2001
7 Aruba 358.25 2000
8 Mauritius 146.6 2000
9 Malta 121.48 1995

Citation

"All countries compared for Education > Literacy > Illiterates > Aged over 95 per million people", United Nations Statistics Division.  Population table by literacy, age, sex and urban/rural residence. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Literacy/Illiterates/Aged-over-95-per-million-people

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