ERIC Number: ED160769
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Statistics of Educational Attainment and Illiteracy, 1945-1974. Unesco Statistical Reports and Studies, No. 22.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Div. of Statistics on Education.
This publication presents statistics on educational attainment and illiteracy by country, age, sex, and other characteristics where available. Data are derived from censuses and surveys carried out since 1945, supplemented by a limited number of estimates. Most of the basic data is taken from the "Demographic Yearbook Population Census" questionnaires collected by the United Nations Statistical Office. The text is presented in English, Spanish, and French. Data for over 200 countries/territories are contained in the document. (CSS)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adolescents, Adult Learning, Adult Literacy, Adults, Age Differences, Census Figures, Demography, Educational Attainment, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Illiteracy, International Studies, Older Adults, Sex (Characteristics), Statistical Data, Young Adults
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, 7 Place de Fontenoy, 75700 Paris ($8.50)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Div. of Statistics on Education.
Identifiers: Africa; Americas; Asia; Europe