Of adults with the lowest literacy levels, 43 percent live in poverty, and 70% of adult welfare recipients have low literacy levels. 2 There is a clear correlation between more education and higher earnings, and between higher educational scores and higher earnings. UIS provide estimates based on these for the year 2015 with a Global Age-specific Literacy Projections Model (GALP). The global literacy rate for all people aged 15 and above is 86.3%. The global literacy rate for all males is 90.0% and the rate for all females is 82.7%.
Bangladesh it has, according to UNESCO, an adult literacy rate of 72.89%. While the male literacy rate is 75.7%, for females is 70.09%. While the male literacy rate is 75.7%, for females is 70.09%. In contrast with other neighbouring states is number 116º in the ranking of literacy rate. Nov 01, 2016 · Adults in the District seeking to build their skills have several options, including enrolling in one of the city’s eight adult public charter schools or a literacy program run by community Author: Valerie Strauss.
In the fast developing nations of East Asia, the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, the average literacy for adults and youths now exceeds 93%, compared to 82 – 86% in 1990. 14 Adult literacy rates in the Arab States rose from 55% in 1990 to 77% in 2013. The National Adult Literacy Study (NALS) was ultimately established by the Bush administration, and in 1993 published a report that confirmed the fact that there was a problem with the literacy rate in a country that had always considered itself nearly 100% literate.