An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

Benin - Literacy rate, adult total

38.45
(% of people ages 15 and above)
in 2015

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. Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

Date Value Change, %
2015 38.45 33.95 %
2006 28.70 -17.18 %
2002 34.66 27.21 %
1992 27.25 65.30 %
1979 16.48