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India - Literacy rate, adult

62.8
(%)
in 2006

Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.

Date Value Change, %
2006 62.8 2.85 %
2001 61.0 26.53 %
1991 48.2 18.30 %
1981 40.8