This statistic depicts the literacy rate in Mexico. In 2016, Mexico's literacy rate was around 94.86 percent. Adult total, Adult male, Adult female.
In 2015, adult literacy rate for Mexico was 94.5 %. Adult literacy rate of Mexico increased from 87.6 % in 1990 to 94.5 % in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 0.55 %. Generally, ‘literacy’ also encompasses ‘numeracy’, the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations.
Mexico - Adult illiterate population. In 2015, adult illiteracy for Mexico was 5.06 million. Though Mexico adult illiteracy fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1990 - 2015 period ending at 5.06 million in 2015.
Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday .