* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Greece: Literacy rate: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Greece from 1981 to 2011. The average value for Greece during that period was 93.87 percent with a minumum of 90.51 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 97.13 percent in 2011. 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.