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Tunisia - Adult (15+) literacy rate

81.1 (%) in 2015

In 2015, adult literacy rate for Tunisia was 81.1 %. Adult literacy rate of Tunisia increased from 48.2 % in 1984 to 81.1 % in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 6.36 %.

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What is adult literacy rate?

Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Total is the percentage of the population age 15 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 15 years and over by the corresponding age group population and multiplying the result by 100.

What is Tunisia adult literacy rate?

Date Value Change, %
2015 81.1 2.55 %
2014 79.0 -1.47 %
2012 80.2 0.71 %
2011 79.7 0.66 %
2010 79.1 2.02 %
2008 77.6 0.48 %
2007 77.2 3.89 %
2004 74.3 25.80 %
1994 59.1 22.56 %
1984 48.2

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