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Literacy Rate, Adult Total for Caribbean Small States (SEADTLITRZSCSS)


2008: 91.03929 (+ more)   Updated: Oct 31, 2023 3:22 PM CDT
2008:  91.03929  
2007:  90.83067  
2006:  90.25871  
2005:  90.10466  
2004:  89.82519  
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Percent of People Ages 15 and Above,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: World Bank  

Release: World Development Indicators  

Units:  Percent of People Ages 15 and Above, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Annual


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.

Nations that are included in this data series are listed at https://datahelpdesk.worldbank.org/knowledgebase/articles/906519

Source Indicator: SE.ADT.LITR.ZS

Suggested Citation:

World Bank, Literacy Rate, Adult Total for Caribbean Small States [SEADTLITRZSCSS], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/SEADTLITRZSCSS, May 28, 2024.


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