Latin America & the Caribbean: adult literacy rate 2016, by gender

Average adult literacy rate in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2016, by gender

by Marina Pasquali, last edited Jul 9, 2019
Latin America & the Caribbean: adult literacy rate 2016, by gender The graph depicts the average adult literacy rate in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2016, broken down by gender. In that year, the share of women aged 15 or older who could read and write in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to nearly 93.1 percent, almost one percentage point lower than the literacy rate among adult men. This region's adult literacy rate averaged at 93.53 percent in 2016.
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Average adult literacy rate in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2016, by gender

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