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Cambodia - Elderly (65+) literacy rate

51.5 (%) in 2015

In 2015, elderly literacy rate for Cambodia was 51.5 %. Though Cambodia elderly literacy rate fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1998 - 2015 period ending at 51.5 % in 2015.

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What is elderly literacy rate?

Elderly (65+) literacy rate (%). Total is the percentage of the population age 65 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life. Generally, ‘literacy’ also encompasses ‘numeracy’, the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations. This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of literates aged 65 years and over by the corresponding age group population and multiplying the result by 100.

What is Cambodia elderly literacy rate?

Date Value Change, %
2015 51.5 28.32 %
2009 40.1 -16.23 %
2008 47.9 25.53 %
2004 38.1 25.25 %
1998 30.5