Date Value Value
Dec 31, 2012 83.63%
Dec 31, 2008 85.02%
Dec 31, 2006 82.33%
Dec 31, 2005 82.44%
Dec 31, 2002 77.00%
Dec 31, 1996 73.06%
Dec 31, 1991 65.53%
Dec 31, 1986 52.32%
Dec 31, 1976 36.52%

Iran Literacy rate. Percent of Iranian adults (age 15+) who can read and write.

Source: World Bank > Iran > Iran Literacy Rate