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Improvements in Literacy Levels

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Between 2001 and 2011, the overall literacy levels rose from 64.8 per cent to 74 per cent. Female literacy rates increased at a faster rate (11.79 per cent) than that for males (6.88 per cent), thus reducing gender gap in literacy from 21.59 to 16.68 percentage points.
Chief Data Officer
Name: Dr. Ashok A. Sonkusare
Joint Adviser (S&T)
Ministry/State/Department: NITI Aayog/Planning Commission
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Yojana Bhawan, Sansad Marg, New Delhi - 110001