In 2015, adult literacy rate for South Africa was 94.4 %. Adult literacy rate of South Africa increased from 88.7 % in 2007 to 94.4 % in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 1.05 %. Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Total is the percentage of the population age 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
As of 2015, South Africa's total literacy rate was around 94.37 percent, which means almost 95 percent of all South Africans could read and write. The literacy rate measures the percentage of.
236 rows · This is a list of countries by literacy rate. The figures represented are almost entirely .
Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) in South Africa was 94.37 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 35 years was 94.37 in 2015, while its lowest value was 76.20 in 1980.