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literate

(lit′ĕ-răt) [L. litteratus, marked with letters]
Being able to read and write, and to use written language as in understanding graphs, charts, tables, maps, symbols, and formulas. literacy (-ră-sē)

number literacy

The ability of patients to understand their lab values and make lifestyle adjustments accordingly.
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Pakistan has come a long way in terms of literacy but it still lags its neighbors, particularly Iran, which had lower literacy rate than Pakistan in 1950s, now has well over 90 percent of its adult population literate according to UNESCO report.
Keeping in view this statistics, this study was designed to find out the impact of literate and illiterate mothers on the moral development, education, health and social development of their children.
Indicator-2 presents the comparative status of monthly income from all sources of the literate and illiterate research respondents with chi square value of significance.
SandP said 71 percent of adults in those countries were financially literate.
Worldwide, the survey finds a five-point gender gap, with 35% of men being financially literate compared with 30% of women.
Yemen (13%), Albania (14%) and Afghanistan (14%) are the least financially literate populations worldwide, with one in seven or fewer residents financially literate.
Their feelings of competence and confidence in joining communities of literacy practice constitute and are constituted by their literate identities.
At this juncture it's very clear that we can't ensure a healthy population and hygiene atmosphere unless the population is literate.
Dominant perspectives of basic writers' self-sponsored literacies tend to overlook the important roles such activities can play in literate development.
2007; Pearson, 1976); however it is an assumption of this paper that competent literary writers (even emergent writers) draw on an additional resource, oral literate language, which builds the foundation for literary expression.
Mr Winsor said many criminal barristers "speak in contemptuous terms of the quality of evidence that is sometimes performed by police officers, barely literate in some respects".
Only 12% of women are literate compared with 37% of men.