10 Lines Essay on Illiteracy in English for Students

  1. Back in 1800, it was said that only about 12% of the people in the world could read and write. 
  2. However in today’s world, the majority of people can read and write leaving only 14 % illiterate in the world of today. Illiteracy slows the working of the world and the economy. 
  3. A well-known fact is that India is the home of the largest population of adults who are illiterate in the world.
  4.  Illiteracy is caused by so many things however the root cause of it could be economic inequities, gender discrimination, caste prejudice, and technological hurdles.
  5. Niger is a place in West African country notable for its high illiteracy rate.
  6. According to the Ministry of Education, Bihar has the lowest literacy rate.
  7. Illiteracy is still present in many parts of the world. 
  8. The presence of illiteracy has an enormous impact on the state and the country as a whole. Especially in the field of economy. 
  9. Globally, one in seven adults is illiterate.
  10. In 2009, the law the right to education was passed which helped improved the literacy rate.