The literacy rate of the population 10 years old and over was registered at 98.95 percent.Only 1.05 percent were unable to read and write a simple message in any language.

 

Table 26.  Literacy Rate of Population 10 years Old and Over, by Sex, Year 2014

Indicator

Male

Female

Both Sexes

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

Literate

32,844

98.95

31,872

98.96

64,716

98.95

Illiterate

350

1.05

334

1.04

684

1.05

Total (Population 10 years old and over)

33,194

100.00

32,206

100.00

65,400

100.00

Source: 2014 CBMS 2nd Round Survey, Unofficial Data

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