South Africa South Africa: Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, male (%)


The data set "Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, male (%)" for South Africa contains data from the year 1980 until 2015.
Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Male is the percentage of males age 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life. Generally, 'literacy' also encompasses 'numeracy', the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations. This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of male literates aged 15 years and over by the corresponding age group population and multiplying the result by 100.
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Literacy Daten

Data set Value
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%) 94.4
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, female (%) 93.4
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Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, male (%)
95.4
Literacy rate, ages 15-24, total (%) Alphabetisierungsgrad, Alter 15-24, gesamt 99.0
Literacy rate, ages 15-24, female (%) 99.2
Literacy rate, ages 15-24, male (%) 98.7
Literacy rate, ages 65 and above, total (%) 69.1
Literacy rate, ages 65 and above, female (%) 65.6
Literacy rate, ages 65 and above, male (%) 75.6

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 57,398,421
Area (sq. km) 1,219,090.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 349,419,343,614
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 6,161
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