Barbados: Female literacy rate, ages 15-24

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 Barbados

Female literacy rate, ages 15-24

 Latest value 100.00
 Year 2012
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1970 - 2012
 Average 99.90
 Min - Max 99.80 - 100.00
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Barbados from 1970 to 2012. The average value for Barbados during that period was 99.9 percent with a minimum of 99.8 percent in 1970 and a maximum of 100 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2012 is 100 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2012 based on 52 countries is 89.17 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.


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 Tertiary school enrollment 65.04 2011 percent
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