Spain - Literacy rate

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

Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24) in Spain was 99.69 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 99.69 in 2010, while its lowest value was 98.64 in 1981.

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
1981 98.64
1991 99.57
2005 99.50
2007 99.56
2008 99.60
2009 99.56
2010 99.69

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

Literacy rate, youth male (% of males ages 15-24) in Spain was 99.51 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 99.64 in 2009, while its lowest value was 98.64 in 1981.

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
1981 98.64
1991 99.54
2005 99.57
2007 99.58
2008 99.53
2009 99.64
2010 99.51

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

Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24) in Spain was 99.59 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 99.60 in 2009, while its lowest value was 98.64 in 1981.

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
1981 98.64
1991 99.55
2005 99.54
2007 99.57
2008 99.56
2009 99.60
2010 99.59

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

Literacy rate, adult female (% of females ages 15 and above) in Spain was 97.00 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 97.26 in 2007, while its lowest value was 89.94 in 1981.

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
1981 89.94
1991 95.05
2005 96.93
2007 97.26
2008 96.89
2009 96.93
2010 97.00

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

Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above) in Spain was 98.53 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 98.63 in 2007, while its lowest value was 95.90 in 1981.

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
1981 95.90
1991 98.04
2005 98.62
2007 98.63
2008 98.40
2009 98.46
2010 98.53

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

Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) in Spain was 97.75 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 97.94 in 2007, while its lowest value was 92.81 in 1981.

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
1981 92.81
1991 96.49
2005 97.75
2007 97.94
2008 97.63
2009 97.68
2010 97.75

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes