Comoros Literacy Rate 1980-2020

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.
  • Comoros literacy rate for 2018 was 58.82%, a 9.62% increase from 2012.
  • Comoros literacy rate for 2012 was 49.20%, a 19.29% decline from 2000.
  • Comoros literacy rate for 2000 was 68.49%, a 20.57% increase from 1980.
  • Comoros literacy rate for 1980 was 47.92%, a 47.92% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Eritrea 76.57%
Uganda 76.53%
Madagascar 74.80%
Rwanda 73.22%
Nepal 67.91%
Comoros 58.82%
Sierra Leone 43.21%
Afghanistan 43.02%
Benin 42.36%
Burkina Faso 41.22%
Central African Republic 37.40%
Mali 35.47%
South Sudan 34.52%
Comoros Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2018 58.82% 9.62%
2012 49.20% -19.29%
2000 68.49% 20.57%
1980 47.92% 20.57%