Honduras Literacy Rate 2001-2020

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.
  • Honduras literacy rate for 2018 was 87.21%, a 1.78% decline from 2016.
  • Honduras literacy rate for 2016 was 88.99%, a 1.08% increase from 2015.
  • Honduras literacy rate for 2015 was 87.91%, a 0.71% increase from 2014.
  • Honduras literacy rate for 2014 was 87.20%, a 1.73% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Uzbekistan 99.99%
Kyrgyz Republic 99.59%
Mongolia 98.42%
West Bank and Gaza 97.22%
Indonesia 95.66%
Vietnam 95.00%
Sao Tome and Principe 92.82%
Sri Lanka 91.71%
El Salvador 89.01%
Eswatini 88.42%
Vanuatu 87.51%
Honduras 87.21%
Zambia 86.75%
Kenya 81.54%
Congo, Rep. 80.30%
Ghana 79.04%
Cameroon 77.07%
India 74.37%
Bangladesh 73.91%
Morocco 73.75%
Timor-Leste 68.07%
Nigeria 62.02%
Sudan 60.70%
Honduras Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2018 87.21% -1.78%
2016 88.99% 1.08%
2015 87.91% 0.71%
2014 87.20% 1.73%
2013 85.46% 0.11%
2012 85.36% 0.23%
2011 85.12% 0.37%
2010 84.76% 1.17%
2007 83.59% 3.58%
2001 80.01% 3.58%