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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Literacy_in_the_United_States

Rates of literacy in the United States depend on which of the various definitions of literacy is ... Further, this study showed that 41% to 44% of U.S. adults in the lowest level on the literacy scale (literacy rate of 35 or below) were living in poverty.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_literacy_rate

This is a list of countries by literacy rate. The figures represented are almost entirely collected by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) on behalf of UNESCO ...

literacyprojectfoundation.org/community/statistics

www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/09/06/illiteracy-rate_n_3880355.html

Sep 6, 2013 ... Sunday is International Literacy Day! We recommend taking the opportunity to curl up with with a warm cup of coffee, a comfy chair, and a ...

www.statisticbrain.com/number-of-american-adults-who-cant-read

Aug 22, 2016 ... U.S. Illiteracy Statistics, Data. Percent of U.S. adults who can't read (below a basic level), 14 %. Number of U.S. adults who can't read ...

www.begintoread.com/research/literacystatistics.html

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 ...

www.dosomething.org/us/facts/11-facts-about-literacy-america

More than 60% of all inmates are functionally illiterate. ... Reports show that the rate of low literacy in the United States directly costs the healthcare industry over  ...

nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=69

The NCES Fast Facts Tool provides quick answers to many education questions ( National Center for Education Statistics). Get answers on Early Childhood ...

nces.ed.gov/naal/estimates

In response to a demand for estimates of the percentage of adults with low literacy in individual states and counties, the National Center for Education Statistics ...