Low literacy this essay will discuss the causes and the effects of low literacy in the societies first, it discusses the economical causes of low literacy which are large population, poverty rates and instable economy. Transcript of causes of low literacy rate in pakistan are the core reasons for low literacy in pakistan economic causes: one who can read a newspaper and. The link between low literacy and crime the inability to read and write well may not be a direct cause of criminal behaviour, but low raising literacy rates in.
A review of the effects of health literacy on health found that people with lower health literacy are more likely to use emergency services and be hospitalized and. High rate of illiteracy: the worst threat towards stability efforts in afghanistan june 18, 2011 | abdul samad haidari on the ground realities, afghanistan has long had one of the poorest education records in the world, with a low rate of school attendance and a high percentage of illiteracy and still it persists. Unemployment, low socioeconomic status, and low self-esteem are the most obvious adverse effects of low literacy losing the ability to be a lifelong learner, as well as not being able to provide educational assistance to one's children, are also very tragic consequences.
Literacy rates stood at 8214 percent for men in 2011 and 6546 percent for women this low female literacy is also responsible for the dependency of women on men for activities which requires them to read and write. 17 main causes of low adult literacy rate in india are described below: 1 the environment of the illiterate adults does not seem to convince them of the usefulness of present education in order to bring about immediate changes in the standard of living they want immediate gains which adult. Top 10 common causes of illiteracy the outflux of such educated individuals creates a negative impact on the literacy rates of our country, lowering it further. Illiteracy and its effects on our society in the united states, more than 40 percent of adults with very low literacy live in poverty.
Reasons for pakistan's low literacy rate a lower literacy rate is an outcome despite such acts it is this inadequate utilization that is the root cause of. Cause and effect: the high cost of high school dropouts the socioeconomic status of each pupil has impacted the graduation rate students from low-income families are 24 times more likely to. Literacy estimates that 43% of adult with very low literacy skills live in poverty about 70% of (28%) of the population living in a low income family the rate for.
Factors influencing reading literacy find out the reasons behind the low level of reading literacy among primary different and usually very complex causes for. What age group has lowest literacy rate women with low literacy skills are twice as likely to earn only $300 or less per week than their comparable male. Similar trends can be observed for literacy, access to clean water and electricity and basic consumer items the effects of poverty may also be causes as listed.
Afghanistan has one of the lowest literacy rates in the world at 281% with males having a literacy rate of 431% and females with a literacy rate of 126% the afghan government considers someone literate if they are 15 years of age or older, and if they can read and write [147. Uniquely connected to different causes, the effects of poverty are revolving—one result leads to another source leads to another consequence as low burden tb. More than 90 million adults in the united states have low health literacy it affects their ability to make health decisions this can harm their health they may.