Armenia Literacy Rate 1989-2020

Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 2017 was 99.74%, a 0.01% decline from 2011.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 2011 was 99.74%, a 0.34% increase from 2001.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 2001 was 99.40%, a 0.65% increase from 1989.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 1989 was 98.75%, a 98.75% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Azerbaijan 99.79%
Armenia 99.74%
Fiji 99.08%
Turkey 96.15%
Malaysia 95.08%
Mexico 94.97%
Peru 94.15%
Brazil 93.08%
Ecuador 92.83%
South Africa 87.05%
Iraq 85.60%
Armenia Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2017 99.74% -0.01%
2011 99.74% 0.34%
2001 99.40% 0.65%
1989 98.75% 0.65%