Chad Literacy Rate 1993-2020

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.
  • Chad literacy rate for 2016 was 22.31%, a 3.69% decline from 2015.
  • Chad literacy rate for 2015 was 26.00%, a 2.38% decline from 2004.
  • Chad literacy rate for 2004 was 28.38%, a 2.73% increase from 2000.
  • Chad literacy rate for 2000 was 25.65%, a 14.76% increase from 1993.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Congo, Dem. Rep. 77.04%
Haiti 61.69%
Chad 22.31%
Chad Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2016 22.31% -3.69%
2015 26.00% -2.38%
2004 28.38% 2.73%
2000 25.65% 14.76%
1993 10.89% 14.76%