Iran - Adult literacy rate

87.17 (%) in 2015

In 2015, adult literacy rate for Iran was 87.17 %. Adult literacy rate of Iran increased from 65.53 % in 1991 to 87.17 % in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 3.29 %.

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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.