Rates of literacy in the United States depend on which of the various definitions
of literacy is used. Governments may label as literate those individuals who can ...
Sep 6, 2013 ... The current literacy rate isn't any better than it was 10 years ago. ... 14 percent of
adult Americans demonstrated a “below basic” literacy level in ...
1 in 4 children in America grow up without learning how to read. ... Reports show
that the rate of low literacy in the United States directly costs the healthcare ...
Approximately 32 million adults in America are considered to be illiterate; about
... Reading to kids early on can help to boost literacy rates over the long term.
Country, LITERACY(%). Afghanistan, definition: age 15 and over can read and
write total population: 38.2% male: 52% female: 24.2% (2015 est.).
Aug 22, 2016 ... Illiteracy Rate Statistics. ... best selling books of all time illiteracy rates ... Percent
of U.S. adults who can't read (below a basic level), 14 %.
In each type of literacy, 13 percent of adults were at or above Proficient ... Over 70
% of inmates in America's prisons cannot read above a fourth grade level.
It was only in the 19th and 20th centuries that rates of literacy approached ...
Adult illiteracy rates in Latin America, 1900-2000 – Our World in Data, with data
Dec 5, 2003 ... The following is my brief research on literacy rates in early America, per a
discussion that began on the Open Thread earlier this morning.
Statistics and map about the literacy rates of the world.