Mexico - Literacy rate

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

Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24) in Mexico was 98.49 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 30 years was 98.49 in 2010, while its lowest value was 90.86 in 1980.

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
1980 90.86
1990 94.90
2000 96.48
2002 97.27
2004 97.61
2005 97.63
2006 97.69
2007 98.12
2008 98.36
2009 98.38
2010 98.49

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

Literacy rate, youth male (% of males ages 15-24) in Mexico was 98.38 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 30 years was 98.67 in 2009, while its lowest value was 93.09 in 1980.

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
1980 93.09
1990 95.96
2000 96.75
2002 97.94
2004 97.52
2005 97.64
2006 98.11
2007 98.20
2008 98.41
2009 98.67
2010 98.38

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

Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24) in Mexico was 98.43 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 30 years was 98.52 in 2009, while its lowest value was 91.95 in 1980.

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
1980 91.95
1990 95.42
2000 96.61
2002 97.60
2004 97.56
2005 97.64
2006 97.90
2007 98.16
2008 98.38
2009 98.52
2010 98.43

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

Literacy rate, adult female (% of females ages 15 and above) in Mexico was 91.85 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 30 years was 92.12 in 2009, while its lowest value was 79.89 in 1980.

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
1980 79.89
1990 84.96
2000 88.68
2002 88.73
2004 89.63
2005 90.21
2006 89.83
2007 91.36
2008 91.45
2009 92.12
2010 91.85

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

Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above) in Mexico was 94.38 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 30 years was 94.92 in 2009, while its lowest value was 86.24 in 1980.

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
1980 86.24
1990 90.35
2000 92.56
2002 92.00
2004 92.45
2005 93.19
2006 93.90
2007 94.44
2008 94.59
2009 94.92
2010 94.38

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

Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) in Mexico was 93.07 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 30 years was 93.44 in 2009, while its lowest value was 82.99 in 1980.

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
1980 82.99
1990 87.56
2000 90.54
2002 90.27
2004 90.95
2005 91.63
2006 91.73
2007 92.80
2008 92.93
2009 93.44
2010 93.07

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes