An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

Democratic Republic of the Congo - Youth literacy rate

85.0 (%) in 2016

In 2016, youth literacy rate for Democratic Republic of the Congo was 85 %. Though Democratic Republic of the Congo youth literacy rate fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 2001 - 2016 period ending at 85 % in 2016.

The description is composed by our digital data assistant.

What is youth literacy rate?

Youth (15-24) literacy rate (%). Total is the number of people age 15 to 24 years who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement on their everyday life, divided by the population in that age group. Generally, ‘literacy’ also encompasses ‘numeracy’, the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations.

What is Democratic Republic of the Congo youth literacy rate?

Date Value Change, %
2016 85.0 -1.25 %
2015 86.1 2.96 %
2012 83.6 27.09 %
2007 65.8 -6.59 %
2001 70.4

Our Privacy Statement & Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to improve your online experience. They were placed on your computer when you launched this website. You can change your personal cookie settings through your internet browser settings.

Privacy Policy