Armenia Literacy Rate 1989-2024

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.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 2020 was 99.79%, a 0.05% increase from 2017.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 2017 was 99.74%, a 0.01% decline from 2016.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 2016 was 99.74%, a 0% increase from 2011.
  • Armenia literacy rate for 2011 was 99.74%, a 0.34% increase from 2001.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Literacy Rate
Kazakhstan 99.80%
Armenia 99.79%
Russia 99.70%
China 97.15%
Colombia 95.64%
Mexico 95.25%
Paraguay 94.54%
Peru 94.50%
Ecuador 93.63%
Armenia Literacy Rate - Historical Data
Year Literacy Rate Annual Change
2020 99.79% 0.05%
2017 99.74% -0.01%
2016 99.74% 0.00%
2011 99.74% 0.34%
2001 99.40% 0.65%
1989 98.75% 0.65%