Where data was unavailable, older figures were used. For highly developed/high
income countries where literacy statistics were not collected, a rate of 99% was ...
More than 60% of all inmates are functionally illiterate. ... Reports show that the
rate of low literacy in the United States directly costs the ... "Literacy Statistics.
According to the literacy fast facts from the National Assessment of Adult Literacy
(NAAL), literacy is defined as "using printed and written information to function ...
Apr 15, 2015 ... Questions: How many American adults can't read? Statistics on adult illiteracy
rates in the U.S.? What percent of U.S. adults can't read?
Some 774 million adults worldwide (age 15 and over) can't read, according to the Global Campaign for Education . Here's how the Middle East countries' illiteracy
rates rank. More »
Sep 6, 2013 ... Sunday is International Literacy Day! ... The current literacy rate isn't any better
than it was 10 years ago. ... Illiteracy Statistics | Statistic Brain.
Aug 30, 2013 ... To illustrate the disparities in adult and youth literacy rates, the UIS has created
an interactive map** with statistics from 150 countries and ...
Our literacy statistics are considered the standard for benchmarking progress
globally and are featured in diverse reports, such as the EFA Global Monitoring ...
Adult literacy. Question: What are the literacy levels of adults, and how does the
United States compare to other countries? Response: The Program for the ...
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