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Ecuador

Ecuador 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.
  • 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."
  • 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 HISTORY
Adult female > % of females ages 15 and above 89.7% 2006 43th out of 113
Adult male > % of males ages 15 and above 92.33% 2006 53th out of 113
Adult total > % of people ages 15 and above 90.98% 2006 44th out of 114
Females aged 15-24 95.63 2007 17th out of 21
Males aged 15-24 95.22 2007 17th out of 21
People aged 15-24 95.43 2007 18th out of 21
Youth female > % of females ages 15-24 96.49% 2006 51st out of 108
Youth male > % of males ages 15-24 96.38% 2006 53th out of 108
Youth total > % of people ages 15-24 96.44% 2006 51st out of 108

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

Citation

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