This page of Literacy ranking of countries
is based on figures from the 1990 CIA world factbook. As a
rule the Literacy data used to rank the countries is
as of January 1990.
NOTE: The information regarding Literacy on this page is re-published from the 1990 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of the Literacy Rankings for 1990 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Literacy Rankings for 1990 should be addressed to the CIA.