Bolivia - Literacy rate

Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24)

Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24) in Bolivia was 98.83 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 99.14 in 2007, while its lowest value was 75.84 in 1976.

Definition: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 75.84
1992 91.57
2001 96.11
2007 99.14
2008 98.88
2009 99.08
2011 98.77
2012 98.83

Literacy rate, youth male (% of males ages 15-24)

Literacy rate, youth male (% of males ages 15-24) in Bolivia was 99.16 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 99.75 in 2007, while its lowest value was 91.47 in 1976.

Definition: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 91.47
1992 96.32
2001 98.55
2007 99.75
2008 99.39
2009 99.69
2011 99.25
2012 99.16

Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24)

Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24) in Bolivia was 99.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 99.44 in 2007, while its lowest value was 83.55 in 1976.

Definition: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 83.55
1992 93.90
2001 97.32
2007 99.44
2008 99.12
2009 99.38
2011 99.01
2012 99.00

Literacy rate, adult female (% of females ages 15 and above)

Literacy rate, adult female (% of females ages 15 and above) in Bolivia was 91.87 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 91.87 in 2012, while its lowest value was 51.37 in 1976.

Definition: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 51.37
1992 72.31
2001 80.65
2007 85.99
2008 86.83
2009 86.82
2011 88.08
2012 91.87

Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above)

Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above) in Bolivia was 97.11 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 97.11 in 2012, while its lowest value was 75.84 in 1976.

Definition: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 75.84
1992 88.16
2001 93.06
2007 96.04
2008 94.96
2009 95.80
2011 96.60
2012 97.11

Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above)

Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) in Bolivia was 94.46 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 94.46 in 2012, while its lowest value was 63.21 in 1976.

Definition: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 63.21
1992 79.99
2001 86.72
2007 90.74
2008 90.70
2009 91.17
2011 92.23
2012 94.46

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes