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Emerging markets: Education > Adult literacy rate stats

Definitions

  • Female: 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."
  • Total: 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."
STAT EMERGING MARKETS TOTAL EMERGING MARKETS AVERAGE DATES
Female 93.05
18% more than average
2008
Total 94.31
14% more than average
2008

Citation

"Emerging markets Adult literacy rate Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Emerging-markets/Education/Adult-literacy-rate