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Top 10 Indian States/Union Territories With Highest Literacy Rates

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The following is the list of Top 10 Literate States/Union Territories with highest Literacy Rates.

Kerala tops the list followed by Lakshadweep and Mizoram.




S.No. States/Union Territories

Literacy Rates

Census 2011

1 Kerala 93.91
2 Lakshadweep 92.28
3 Mizoram 91.58
4 Tripura 87.75
5 Goa 87.40
6 Daman and Diu 87.07
7 Puducherry 86.55
8 Chandigarh 86.43
9 Delhi 86.34
10 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 86.27

By:hritik panchal | On:03-MAY-2014 00:26:49

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By:Anonymous | On:15-FEB-2014 11:10:00

Hi - Kindly update the list. As of the literacy day (Sep 8th 2013), Tripura has been announced as the most literate state in INDIA with 94.65% literacy rate beating Kerala (93.9%).

By:Motiyor Rohman | On:06-NOV-2013 01:38:06

Education only can a place upgrad

By:Khan Firdous | On:15-AUG-2013 20:00:11

Thanks, for vital & useful Info ...

By:Pratik agarwal | On:25-JUL-2013 18:21:35

thanks for this,it help me a lot for my eco. project.

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