Guyana Literacy Rate 2009-2020

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.
  • Guyana literacy rate for 2014 was 85.64%, a 0.65% increase from 2009.
  • Guyana literacy rate for 2009 was 84.99%, a 84.99% increase from .
  • Guyana literacy rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Guyana literacy rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Azerbaijan 99.79%
Turkmenistan 99.70%
Maldives 98.61%
Grenada 98.60%
North Macedonia 97.80%
Turkey 95.44%
Paraguay 95.03%
Mexico 94.56%
Ecuador 94.22%
Colombia 94.19%
South Africa 94.14%
Peru 93.71%
Mauritius 92.47%
Dominican Republic 91.76%
Brazil 91.73%
Jamaica 88.10%
Guyana 85.64%
Iran 84.71%
Iraq 82.20%
Guatemala 81.29%
Guyana Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2014 85.64% 0.65%
2009 84.99% 0.65%