Cyprus Literacy Rate 1992-2024

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.
  • Cyprus literacy rate for 2021 was 99.36%, a 0.68% increase from 2011.
  • Cyprus literacy rate for 2011 was 98.68%, a 1.87% increase from 2001.
  • Cyprus literacy rate for 2001 was 96.80%, a 2.44% increase from 1992.
  • Cyprus literacy rate for 1992 was 94.36%, a 94.36% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Latvia 99.89%
Estonia 99.87%
Lithuania 99.83%
Poland 99.80%
Croatia 99.45%
Cyprus 99.36%
Hungary 99.10%
Cayman Islands 98.87%
UAE 98.13%
Brunei 97.59%
Macao 97.11%
Chile 97.04%
Portugal 96.78%
Malta 94.94%
Puerto Rico 92.40%
Cyprus Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2021 99.36% 0.68%
2011 98.68% 1.87%
2001 96.80% 2.44%
1992 94.36% 2.44%