UNICEF is committed to doing all it can to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in partnership with governments, civil society, business, academia and the United Nations family – and especially children and young people. This report presents the findings of a 2006 baseline survey on the status of literacy in Kenya. The survey used self reporting together with direct assessments of literacy competency skills, and was designed to assist in the development of indicators that can be used to design and assess progress on the implementation of education-related programmes.
In 2015, adult literacy rate for Kenya was 78 %. Though Kenya adult literacy rate fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 2000 - 2015 period ending at 78 % in 2015. Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Total is the percentage of the population age 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life. Kenya - Literacy rate Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24) Definition: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.
Facts and statistics about the Literacy of Kenya. Updated as of 2018. Kenya Literacy. Factbook > Countries > Kenya > Demographics. Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) - country comparison - World Bank indicator;. KALA is a consortium of women’s literacy and development projects in Nairobi’s poorest areas and rural Kenyan villages. Formed in 1990, KALA member groups focus on education, health, and income-generation as key components of grassroots development.
Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Kenya to UNESCO Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Kenya to UNESCO UNESCO House Office B10.24 à B10.30. Kenya it has, according to UNESCO, an adult literacy rate of 78.73%. While the male literacy rate is 83.78%, for females is 74.01%, showing a gap between the sexes. In contrast with other neighbouring states is number 105º in the ranking of literacy rate.
Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above) Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) Literacy rate, youth (ages 15-24), gender parity index (GPI). BACKGROUND. Founded in 1978, Partners in Literacy Ministries Partners in Literacy (PALM Kenya) is an indigenous organization registered in Kenya that first operated as a society under the name Literacy and Evangelism Fellowship (L&EF).