Moldova Literacy Rate 1989-2021

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.
  • Moldova literacy rate for 2014 was 99.36%, a 0.22% increase from 2012.
  • Moldova literacy rate for 2012 was 99.14%, a 0.12% increase from 2010.
  • Moldova literacy rate for 2010 was 99.02%, a 0.05% decline from 2009.
  • Moldova literacy rate for 2009 was 99.07%, a 0.45% increase from 2007.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Uzbekistan 99.98%
Georgia 99.59%
Moldova 99.36%
West Bank and Gaza 96.43%
Indonesia 95.12%
Honduras 87.20%
Vanuatu 84.70%
Tunisia 79.04%
Kenya 78.73%
Cambodia 78.06%
Lesotho 76.64%
Angola 66.03%
Bangladesh 61.09%
Pakistan 56.98%
Moldova Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2014 99.36% 0.22%
2012 99.14% 0.12%
2010 99.02% -0.05%
2009 99.07% 0.45%
2007 98.62% 0.26%
2004 98.36% 1.70%
2000 96.65% 0.28%
1989 96.38% 0.28%