While the overall literacy rate works out to be 64.8 %, the male literacy rate is 75.3% and that for females is 53.7%, showing a gap of 21.6 percentage points between the sexes at the national level. The gap is more in the rural areas.
What is the literacy rate of India latest?
At all India level, the adult (15+ years) literacy rate is 69.3% and that among males is 78.8% and females is 59.3%. Rural – Urban gap existed in Adult literacy rate for both females and males.
What is the rank of India in literacy rate?
India Literacy Rate 1981-2021
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What is India’s literacy rate 2021?
Which country has lowest literacy rate?
Lowest Literacy Rates
What country has a 100 literacy rate?
1. North Korea. Isolated from the world, North Korea has topped the list for the highest literacy rate of 100%. With a growth rate of 0.46%, the country has developed over the years to boost the literacy rate.
What is the literacy rate of India in 2020?
As per NSO, India’s average literacy rate is 77.7%. While Andhra Pradesh’s literacy rate of 66.4% is the worst among all states in India and significantly lower than Bihar’s 70.9%, Kerala ranked highest in the list with 96.2%. Delhi stood second with 88.7%.
Which state has the lowest literacy rate in India in 2021?
The report ranks various states on the basis of their literate population. Even though India fell short of achieving 100 percent, it still stood at an aggregate of 77.7 percent. The highest literacy rate was achieved by Kerala, while the lowest rate went to Andhra Pradesh.