Gabon Literacy Rate 1993-2020

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.
  • Gabon literacy rate for 2018 was 84.67%, a 2.38% increase from 2012.
  • Gabon literacy rate for 2012 was 82.28%, a 10.05% increase from 1993.
  • Gabon literacy rate for 1993 was 72.23%, a 72.23% increase from .
  • Gabon literacy rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Gabon 84.67%
Algeria 81.41%
Gabon Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2018 84.67% 2.38%
2012 82.28% 10.05%
1993 72.23% 10.05%