Literacy Rate in India 2022 – State-wise, Kerala, Bihar & More

We are going to discuss all the Literacy Rate in India 2022. As we the citizens of India must be aware of the facts of a great Country. India, our country, is the largest democracy on the whole Earth. Having this great title not only gives respect throughout it even assures us about our fundamental duties. India, which is the 2nd largest country in the world according to its population, has a problem with the literacy rate. To deal with the same every single individual has to think about making changes in their society. Today, we are going to get detailed information regarding the Indian Literacy Rate and how we can deal with it.

Literacy Rate in India 2022

We all know in the list of most influential and powerful countries our India lies, to make it more and more great and powerful every single individual of the country must have to learn the concepts and find out about new things. According to official data, the overall Literacy Rate in India is about 75%. Think about that 25% of the country, who don’t get the basic education, which is their right to get and make their living better and better. Our government is trying to do every single possible thing to reach the basic education of those who are needy. You have found that government schools in some states like Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, etc don’t even provide basic education to students.

We have to work together to increase India’s literacy rate. We can do it by contributing to those who are really needy. To assure things that your contribution doesn’t go in vain, you must find out about the organization which does these good deeds. If an individual has as much as he/she can even establish a basic education center for those who are illiterate, then he/she does it and contributes to making India the most literate country. We all know that without education we won’t have any idea about the standard of living. To increase the same every individual must get the basic education so that the individual can understand the things that earn his bread in a great way or initiative.

India’s Literacy Rate 2022

State wise literacy rates in India are tabulated below. You will be amazed to know that India’s Kerala is the most literate state of our great country. While it is sad to say that Bihar is the least literate state of our country. Kerala has a literacy rate of 94% while Bihar has about 62%. Meaning that in Kerala, out of the 100 individuals, 94 are educated and they take decisions and life strategy, but our Bihar has only 62 educated people out of the 100. Which is too low, to increase the literacy rate every literate person of Bihar must think about the illiterates and think about them to do some for their education or even basic education, which is their fundamental right.


Let’s have a look at India’s State-wise literacy rate as of 2011 official data.

Literacy Rate In India

S.No.State / UTLiteracy Rate
1Andaman & Nicobar Islands86.63%
2Andhra Pradesh67.02%
3Arunachal Pradesh65.38%
8Dadra and Nagar Haveli76.24%
9Daman and Diu87.10%
14Himachal Pradesh82.80%
15Jammu and Kashmir67.16%
20Madhya Pradesh69.32%
31Tamil Nadu80.09%
34Uttar Pradesh67.68%
36West Bengal76.26%

The date or information regarding the literacy rate which is provided above are as of the 2011 census. The latest date regarding the literacy rate is about to be announced by the end of the year 2022. It is expected that India’s literacy may show a great jump of 7-9%. To make India the most literate country we as a society have to work on it and make it possible in every crucial way. The caste categories: Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes in our society must get a lot of care and support regarding the education from the literate individuals. 

In this way, we have gotten detailed information regarding the Literacy Rate in India 2022. Even after reading this writing if you have more queries regarding the same then ask it by your valuable comments. We will try to answer all your questions and queries ASAP.

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