Literacy in India : Statistics - Land & the people
Q. Which of the following statement / s is / are correct with regard to Literacy in India?
1) Male literacy rate in India is approximately 81%.
2) Female literacy rate in India is approximately 65%.
3) From 2001 to 2011, the number of female literates added is less than male literates.
4) Uttar Pradesh has the lowest literacy rate of 61.6%.- Published on 06 Aug 15
a. Only 1 and 4
b. Only 2, 3 and 4
c. Only 1 and 2
d. All of the above
ANSWER: Only 1 and 2
From 2001 to 2011, the number of female literates added is more than male literates. Bihar is lowest in literacy with 61.6%.