Distribution of Population Aged Five Years and Above by Five Year Age Groups and Literacy Status; Tanzania, 2012 Census

The general literacy rate (i.e. literacy among population aged 5 years and above) was 72 percent. Literacy rate was highest among those aged between 10 and 44 years and was also higher among the urban population (89 percent) than the rural population (64 percent).

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Source Basic demographic social economic profile , 2012 Census
Last Updated August 20, 2019, 11:16 (UTC)
Created August 20, 2019, 11:16 (UTC)