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South Africa - Literacy rate, adult

92.9
(%)
in 2010

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, %
2010 92.9 -0.02 %
2009 92.9 4.71 %
2007 88.7 7.66 %
1996 82.4 8.14 %
1980 76.2