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 ...
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 ...
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 ... National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL) - 120 Years of Literacy · illiteracy:
World Illiteracy Rates | Infoplease.com · Illiteracy Statistics ...
Our literacy statistics are considered the standard for benchmarking progress
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Sources: The National Assessment of Adult Literacy (Department of Education);
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NATIONAL CENTER FOR EDUCATION STATISTICS. April 2002. Adult Literacy
in America. Irwin S. Kirsch. Ann Jungeblut. Lynn Jenkins. Andrew Kolstad.