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Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Literacy rate Stats

Definitions

  • 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
Females aged 15-24 85.1 2008 77th out of 111
Males aged 15-24 85.8 2008 83th out of 111
People aged 15-24 85.4 2008 81st out of 111

SOURCES: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

Citation

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