Belize Literacy Rate 1991-2021

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.
  • Belize literacy rate for 2000 was 76.90%, a 6.6% increase from 1991.
  • Belize literacy rate for 1991 was 70.30%, a 70.3% increase from .
  • Belize literacy rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Belize literacy rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Bosnia 96.66%
Costa Rica 94.87%
Thailand 92.65%
China 90.92%
Mexico 90.54%
Malaysia 88.69%
Equatorial Guinea 88.31%
Brazil 86.37%
Mauritius 84.30%
Belize 76.90%
Iraq 74.05%
Belize Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2000 76.90% 6.60%
1991 70.30% 6.60%