According to UNESCO’s "Global Monitoring Report on Education for All" (2008), following literacy rates have been estimated, which is a clear indicator of relation between poverty and illiteracy.

  •  South and West Asia has the lowest regional adult literacy rate (58.6%)
  •  Sub-Saharan Africa (59.7%)
  •  The Arab States(62.7%)
  •  Burkina Faso (12.8%)
  •  Niger (14.4%)
  •  Mali (19%)

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