Chile - Literacy rate

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

Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24) in Chile was 99.61 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 99.61 in 2011, while its lowest value was 97.12 in 1982.

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
1982 97.12
1992 98.70
2002 99.18
2008 99.20
2009 98.89
2011 99.61

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

Literacy rate, youth male (% of males ages 15-24) in Chile was 99.21 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 99.21 in 2011, while its lowest value was 96.18 in 1982.

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
1982 96.18
1992 98.16
2002 98.80
2008 99.11
2009 98.86
2011 99.21

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

Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24) in Chile was 99.41 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 99.41 in 2011, while its lowest value was 96.65 in 1982.

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
1982 96.65
1992 98.43
2002 98.99
2008 99.15
2009 98.87
2011 99.41

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

Literacy rate, adult female (% of females ages 15 and above) in Chile was 96.53 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 98.70 in 2008, while its lowest value was 90.80 in 1982.

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
1982 90.80
1992 94.04
2002 95.64
2008 98.70
2009 98.49
2011 96.53

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

Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above) in Chile was 96.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 98.61 in 2009, while its lowest value was 91.48 in 1982.

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
1982 91.48
1992 94.56
2002 95.80
2008 98.60
2009 98.61
2011 96.90

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

Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) in Chile was 96.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 98.65 in 2008, while its lowest value was 91.13 in 1982.

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
1982 91.13
1992 94.29
2002 95.72
2008 98.65
2009 98.55
2011 96.70

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes