The statistic shows the literacy rate in india from 1981 to 2015 the source defines literacy rate as the percentage of people aged 15 and above who can read and write. Well,to be exact, its a shameful 615% its a shocking figure and is even below 6 % the computer literacy rate in india is definitely more than 6% the kind of it. Mapping literacy in india r govinda and k biswal april 20, 2005 1 background paper prepared for the education for all global monitoring report 2006. Literacy rate in india has increased from 6484% (2001) to 7404% (2011) explore current literacy rate of india with state wise details. However, the 2001 census presented some very encouraging numbers that perhaps the indian literacy rate is improving according to this source. Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write india has capitalized on its large educated english-speaking population to become a major exporter of. Literacy in india is a key for socio-economic progress, and the indian literacy rate has grown to 7404% (2011 figure) from 12% at the end of british rule.
Literacy india can rightly be synonymized with three very powerful words: education, empowerment and employment the very essence of literacy india are these. Advertisements: speech on literacy in india literacy is broadly defined as the ability to read and write since children in the age group of 0-6 years are not. Literacy is a key skill and a key measure of a population’s education in this entry we discuss historical trends, as well as recent developments in literacy. Literacy and level of education are basic indicators of the level of development achieved by a society spread of literacy.
Today is international literacy day the basic definition of literacy is having the ability to read and write india has rolled-out the right to education act, but is. A person who is financially literate knows how to earn, manage and invest money lets find out how many people in india are financially literate. Computer literacy in india is said to be the minimal and basic knowledge of computers that includes elementary skills of programming anyone who is comfortable with.
This is a list of countries by literacy rate indian states ranking by literacy rate list of brazilian states by literacy rate. Literacy rate in india is uneven and as such, different states and union territories of india have differences in their literacy rates the following table shows the. India news – new delhi: according to census 2011, india's literacy rate is 7404 per cent literacy rate among indian women is 6546 pc, while for men. Indian population census 2011 reveals that literacy rate of india has increased from 65% to 74 percent in 2011.
The need for financial literacy and its importance for financial inclusion have been widely recognised based on various research studies on financial literacy. India literacy project's annual partners meet is being held in bangalore, india between aug 3rd and aug 5th, 2016 the event is a great platform for all ilp. Legal awareness and knowledge are an indispensable part of a citizen’s education program which will enlighten and empower him to scale new heights of progression.
Updated list of literacy rate in india as on 2017 as per state wise learn which state is the most literate and which is the least. New delhi: literacy rate in rural areas was pegged at 71 per cent last year, compared to 86 per cent in urban areas, while among the age group of seven years and. This year, the world will celebrate 50th international literacy day under the banner “reading the past, writing the future. India news: while india has shown considerable improvement in literacy levels in the last 10 years, one in 10 households still doesn’t have even a single. India literacy project, ilp, is a volunteer based non-profit organization dedicated to the cause of literacy in india by empowering every individual we serve with.