In 2015, adult literacy rate for India was 72.23 %. Adult literacy rate of India increased from 48.22 % in 1991 to 72.23 % in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 11.01 %.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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.