World map of countries shaded according to the literacy rate for all people aged
15 and over. This is a list of countries by literacy rate. The figures represented are
almost entirely collected ... ...
Worldwide, 775 million adults — approximately 12 percent of the world's
population — are considered functionally illiterate, with only basic or below-basic
Sep 7, 2001 ... According to UNESCO, in the world today there are about 1 billion non-literate
adults. This 1 billion is approximately 26 percent of the world's ...
World illiteracy map presents us a not-so-nice picture of the world. World Illiteracy
is ... of the world. The highest percentage of illiteracy is in the African continent.
Global Illiteracy Statistics, Data. Number of people worldwide who can't read,
775,000,000. Percent of the worlds illiterate who are female, 66 %. Countries
Sep 7, 2012 ... There are 775 million people in the world who are illiterate, with another 152
million children set to follow in their footsteps because they aren't ...
Sep 6, 2013 ... 21 percent of adults in the U.S. read below a 5th grade level, and 19 .... First look
at the definition of dyslexia and get the world to agree on a ...
There are 759 million adults–approximately 16 percent of the world's population–
who have only ... Two-thirds of the world's lowest literate adults are women.
Oct 20, 2015 ... The World's Women 2015 study says 496 million women are illiterate, with
significant hurdles to overcome in achieving the global goal of ...
Jan 10, 2009 ... About 14 percent of U.S. adults won't be reading this article. ... people worldwide
are illiterate; Two-thirds of the world's illiterate are women.