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Literacy rate

The catalog contains the data about Literacy rate (Persons) by residence.
literacy rate defined as percentage of persons aged 7 years and above who can read and write a short simple sentence with understanding for a given time period. Data is disaggregated by Social Groups and major religion communities.
Th e Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite index of outcome indicators in three dimensions: a. A long and healthy life, as reflected in life expectancy at birth. b. The acquisition of education and knowledge, as reflected in the mean years of schooling (adjusted for out of school children) and literacy rate (age 7 years and above). c. Th e standard of living and command over resources, as reflected in the monthly per capita expenditure adjusted for inflation and inequality.
The data refers to Gender-wise Literacy Rate among all Religious Communities (Muslims, Christians, Sikhs and Buddhists) in the year 2001.
The data refers to gender-wise literacy rate of General and Scheduled Caste category for the census years 1961 to 2001.
The data refers to that the literacy rate among the Muslims is significantly lower than among other communities although it is higher than among SCs and STs. The data refers to educational Levels among Different Communities.
The data refers to that the literacy rate among the Muslims is significantly lower than among other communities although it is higher than among SCs and STs.
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