Argentina: Literacy rate
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Argentina: Literacy rate: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Argentina from 1980 to 2016. The average value for Argentina during that period was 98.2 percent with a minumum of 93.91 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 99.18 percent in 2015. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: 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.