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Youth illiterate population

Definition
Number of persons aged 15 to 24 years who cannot both read and write with understanding a short simple statement on their everyday life.

Population analphabète des jeunes

Définition
Nombre de personnes âgées entre 15 et 24 ans qui ne peuvent pas lire et écrire, en le comprenant, un texte simple et court relatif à leur vie quotidienne.

Población analfabeta de jóvenes

Definición
Número de personas entre 15 y 24 años de edad que no saben leer y escribir y comprender un texto simple y breve de su vida cotidiana.