Syrian Arab Republic Literacy Rate 1981-2021

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.
  • Syrian Arab Republic literacy rate for 2004 was 80.84%, a 2.04% decline from 2002.
  • Syrian Arab Republic literacy rate for 2002 was 82.89%, a 27.23% increase from 1981.
  • Syrian Arab Republic literacy rate for 1981 was 55.65%, a 55.65% increase from .
  • Syrian Arab Republic 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
Syrian Arab Republic 80.84%
Yemen 54.10%
Ethiopia 35.90%
Sierra Leone 34.83%
Chad 28.38%
Syrian Arab Republic Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2004 80.84% -2.04%
2002 82.89% 27.23%
1981 55.65% 27.23%