Ivory Coast: Literacy rate

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 Ivory Coast

Literacy rate

 Latest value 89.89
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1988 - 2019
 Average 49
 Min - Max 34.14 - 89.89
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for the Ivory Coast from 1988 to 2019. The average value for the Ivory Coast during that period was 49 percent with a minimum of 34.14 percent in 1988 and a maximum of 89.89 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2019 is 89.89 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 27 countries is 90.02 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ivory Coast - Literacy rate - recent values




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.


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 Education spending, percent of GDP 3.52 2022 percent
 Education spending, percent of government spending 16.39 2022 percent
 Literacy rate 89.89 2019 percent
 Female literacy rate, ages 15-24 76.41 2019 percent
 Male literacy rate, ages 15-24 92.82 2019 percent
 Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 83.63 2019 percent
 Student teacher ratio, primary school 41.82 2018 students per teacher
 Primary school completion rate 68.59 2022 percent
 School starting age, primary school 6 2022 years
 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 0.96 2022 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 0.86 2021 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 0.81 2020 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 10.72 2022 percent
 Primary school enrollment 94.65 2022 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 55.07 2022 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 9.78 2020 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 100.00 2022 percent
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