Tunisia Literacy Rate 1984-2020

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.
  • Tunisia literacy rate for 2014 was 79.04%, a 1.18% decline from 2012.
  • Tunisia literacy rate for 2012 was 80.22%, a 0.56% increase from 2011.
  • Tunisia literacy rate for 2011 was 79.65%, a 0.52% increase from 2010.
  • Tunisia literacy rate for 2010 was 79.13%, a 1.57% increase from 2008.
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%
Tunisia Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2014 79.04% -1.18%
2012 80.22% 0.56%
2011 79.65% 0.52%
2010 79.13% 1.57%
2008 77.56% 0.37%
2007 77.19% 2.89%
2004 74.30% 26.11%
1984 48.19% 26.11%