Ecuador Literacy Rate 1982-2020

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.
  • Ecuador literacy rate for 2017 was 92.83%, a 1.52% decline from 2016.
  • Ecuador literacy rate for 2016 was 94.35%, a 0.11% decline from 2015.
  • Ecuador literacy rate for 2015 was 94.46%, a 0.23% increase from 2014.
  • Ecuador literacy rate for 2014 was 94.22%, a 0.93% increase from 2013.
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%
Ecuador Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2017 92.83% -1.52%
2016 94.35% -0.11%
2015 94.46% 0.23%
2014 94.22% 0.93%
2013 93.29% 1.23%
2012 92.06% 0.48%
2011 91.59% -0.27%
2010 91.85% -0.40%
2009 92.25% -0.14%
2008 92.39% 0.29%
2007 92.10% 1.11%
2001 90.98% 2.69%
1990 88.30% 4.75%
1982 83.55% 4.75%