Ethiopia: Literacy rate
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Ethiopia: Literacy rate: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Ethiopia from 1994 to 2007. The average value for Ethiopia during that period was 32.93 percent with a minumum of 27.01 percent in 1994 and a maximum of 39 percent in 2007. 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.