El Salvador - Literacy rate

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

Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24) in El Salvador was 96.39 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 96.48 in 2008, while its lowest value was 84.95 in 1992.

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

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

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Year Value
1992 84.95
2004 90.98
2006 95.45
2007 93.89
2008 96.48
2009 95.32
2010 96.39

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

Literacy rate, youth male (% of males ages 15-24) in El Salvador was 95.67 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 95.67 in 2010, while its lowest value was 84.95 in 1992.

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

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

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Year Value
1992 84.95
2004 86.91
2006 94.40
2007 93.22
2008 95.41
2009 94.71
2010 95.67

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

Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24) in El Salvador was 96.03 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 96.03 in 2010, while its lowest value was 84.95 in 1992.

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

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

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Year Value
1992 84.95
2004 88.96
2006 94.95
2007 93.56
2008 95.96
2009 95.02
2010 96.03

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

Literacy rate, adult female (% of females ages 15 and above) in El Salvador was 82.31 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 82.31 in 2010, while its lowest value was 71.28 in 1992.

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

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

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Year Value
1992 71.28
2004 78.36
2006 81.00
2007 79.66
2008 81.36
2009 81.82
2010 82.31

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

Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above) in El Salvador was 87.10 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 87.10 in 2010, while its lowest value was 77.37 in 1992.

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

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

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Year Value
1992 77.37
2004 81.54
2006 86.70
2007 84.86
2008 87.05
2009 86.83
2010 87.10

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

Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) in El Salvador was 84.49 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 84.49 in 2010, while its lowest value was 74.14 in 1992.

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

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

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Year Value
1992 74.14
2004 79.83
2006 83.56
2007 82.03
2008 83.95
2009 84.10
2010 84.49

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes