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Question Type Key:

  • 1: Uses a question such as 'Do you have disability?'
  • 2: Use a list of medical conditions
  • 3: Uses a question on functional limitations, i.e. what a person can or cannot do
  • 4: Used the Washington Group Questions in some way that is not recommended
  • 5: Used the Washington Group Questions as recommended

4.6.1(a.1): Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (below 25 years)

People with disabilities

Country

People without disabilities

31%
Bangladesh Question Type: 5
61%
21%
Burkina Faso Question Type: 1
25%
84%
Costa Rica Question Type: 2
90%
78%
Dominican Republic Question Type: 4
79%
79%
Ecuador Question Type: 1
93%
44%
Egypt Question Type: 2
89%
57%
El Salvador Question Type: 3
86%
37%
Ethiopia Question Type: 3
47%
79%
Ghana Question Type: 1
88%
55%
India Question Type: 1
No Data
36%
Iraq Question Type: 1
77%
51%
Jordan Question Type: 1
97%
58%
Liberia Question Type: 5
68%
51%
Malawi Question Type: 5
55%
44%
Mali Question Type: 5
46%
69%
Mexico Question Type: 3
90%
33%
Mozambique Question Type: 1
47%
36%
Nigeria Question Type: 5
64%
74%
Panama Question Type: 1
98%
63%
Philippines Question Type: 1
83%
96%
Rwanda Question Type: 5
97%
42%
Sierra Leone Question Type: 1
50%
38%
South Sudan Question Type: 5
35%
39%
Tanzania Question Type: 5
66%
15.64%
Thailand Question Type: 2
9.99%
69%
Uruguay Question Type: 4
100%
60%
Venezuela Question Type: 1
82%
34%
Vietnam Question Type: 5
93%
52%
Zambia Question Type: 1
64%
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