Jul 22, 2017 · U.S. Illiteracy Statistics Data Percent of U.S. adults who can’t read (below a basic level) 14 % Number of U.S. adults who can’t read 32,000,000 Percent of prison inmates who.
According to a study by the U.S. Department of Education, 32 million adults in the U.S. can't read.
32 Million U.S. Adults are "Functionally Illiterate" What Does That Even Mean? It’s based on the National Assessment of Adult Literacy —conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics in 2003—in which a demographically representative population of 19,000 adults were interviewed. According to the findings of the survey.
Oct 20, 2015 · Two-thirds of world's illiterate adults are women, report finds. Of the 781 million adults over the age of 15 estimated to be illiterate, 496 million were women, the World’s Women 2015 report found. Women made up more than half the illiterate population in all regions of the world.Author: Liz Ford.