Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) by Country - adult literacy map

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Literacy - Our World in Data adult literacy map


Literacy rate (all), Male literacy Congo, Democratic Republic of the, 77.3%, 88.9%.

Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) from The World Bank: Data.

DefinitionPercentage of population aged 15 years and over who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement on his/her everyday life.

As pointed out above, Europe pioneered the The following interactive map shows literacy rates.