Guinea Literacy Rate 1996-2020

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.
  • Guinea literacy rate for 2014 was 32.00%, a 6.7% increase from 2010.
  • Guinea literacy rate for 2010 was 25.31%, a 4.4% decline from 2003.
  • Guinea literacy rate for 2003 was 29.70%, a 9.15% increase from 1996.
  • Guinea literacy rate for 1996 was 20.55%, a 20.55% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Tajikistan 99.80%
Zimbabwe 88.69%
Rwanda 70.80%
Malawi 65.15%
Burundi 61.57%
Guinea-Bissau 45.58%
Burkina Faso 34.60%
Guinea 32.00%
Guinea Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2014 32.00% 6.70%
2010 25.31% -4.40%
2003 29.70% 9.15%
1996 20.55% 9.15%