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Sub-Regional Illiteracy People - Ages 15 and Over

Variable: Illiteracy People - Ages 15 and Over
Units: Thousand People
Data Source: World Development Indicators 2001
Data Provider: The World Bank
Years: 1970-1999
Copyright c 2002 United Nations Environment Programme/DEWA/GRID-Geneva

GEO REGION
GEO SUBREGION
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
1999
Africa Central Africa 15373 15900 16346 16533 16367 16081
Africa Eastern Africa 26695 28951 30580 31942 32005 32470
Africa Northern Africa 35774 38546 40951 42498 44130 44766
Africa Southern Africa 18014 18840 19477 19527 19476 19545
Africa Western Africa 45519 48432 51190 53335 54795 55097
Africa Western Indian Ocean 2571 2832 2968 3089 2982 3089
Asia + Pacific Australia + New Zealand No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Asia + Pacific Central Asia No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Asia + Pacific NW Pacific + East Asia 233904 220679 207986 190683 172854 155637
Asia + Pacific South Asia 317203 341358 361262 379731 391026 403388
Asia + Pacific South East Asia 51848 49873 47676 45456 42478 40623
Asia + Pacific South Pacific 967 981 1008 1045 1076 1099
Europe Central Europe 11572 10762 10230 9618 8773 8109
Europe Eastern Europe 2425 1984 1666 1353 1048 894
Europe Western Europe No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Latin America + Caribbean Caribbean 4143 4159 4135 4071 4069 4118
Latin America + Caribbean Meso America 10752 10810 10800 10767 10757 10675
Latin America + Caribbean South America 28477 28508 28182 27695 27055 26247
North America North America No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Polar Antarctic No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Polar Arctic No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
West Asia Arabian Peninsula 5995 6901 7730 8323 8568 8899
West Asia Mashriq 7029 7515 8064 8519 8982 9317

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