Literacy Rate in Odisha (Orissa):

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Literacy Rate of Odisha (Orissa) - The literacy rate in Odisha (Orissa) as per the 2001 census was 63.09 percent that is quite compatible to the All India percentage of literate people that is 65.38%.

The state though has a lesser percentage of female literacy than the all India figure. As per the data available with some of the reputed organizations, the following are the enrollments and drop outs in the schools in the year 1999-2000.

There were about 1115.07 kids in the age group of 6-11 years belonging to the SC category who were enrolled in the school in the mentioned year. Whereas wit the increase in the age that is from 11-14 years, this figure became a mere 55.55 percent.