How to Find Literacy Rate in India?

How do you find literacy rate in india?

Literacy Rate Calculation in India

Literacy is understood as the ability to read, write, and use arithmetic. Indias literacy rate is 74.04% from 12% at the end of British rule in 1947. Here is a simple tutorial to learn how to find literacy rate in India with simple steps.
How To Find Literacy Rate
Formula:
Literacy Rate in India = ( Number of literates / P
opulation aged above ) x 100
literacy rate in india formula
Step 1: Let us consider an example.
Calculate the Literacy Rate of Population Aged 5 and Above in Mizoram for the year 2011, the number of literates is 7,68,582 and its population aged 5 and above is 8,36,528.
how to find literacy rate step1
Step 2: Substitute the values in the formula,
Literacy Rate in India= ( 7,68,582 / 8,36,528 ) x 100
= 0.91877618 x 100
= 91.877617964
how to find literacy rate step2
Literacy Rate for Population Aged 5 and Above in Mizoram for the year 2011 is 91.87.


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