Cabo Verde Literacy Rate 1990-2021

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.
  • Cabo Verde literacy rate for 2015 was 86.79%, a 1.46% increase from 2012.
  • Cabo Verde literacy rate for 2012 was 85.33%, a 9.22% increase from 2000.
  • Cabo Verde literacy rate for 2000 was 76.11%, a 13.31% increase from 1990.
  • Cabo Verde literacy rate for 1990 was 62.80%, a 62.8% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Uzbekistan 99.98%
Philippines 98.18%
West Bank and Gaza 96.69%
Indonesia 95.22%
Bolivia 92.46%
El Salvador 87.97%
Honduras 87.91%
Cabo Verde 86.79%
Lao PDR 84.66%
Nicaragua 82.61%
Cambodia 80.53%
Bangladesh 65.14%
Cabo Verde Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2015 86.79% 1.46%
2012 85.33% 9.22%
2000 76.11% 13.31%
1990 62.80% 13.31%