Table 8. Literacy of the USSR Population (9 years old and up)


                            
Table 8.                                     Literacy of the USSR Population (9 years old and up)
                                                                                                                                                                                                             
                                                                                        % of literate population
                                                                                                                                                                                                             
                                          |     In the age of                                                                                    including
                                          |      9 years old                                                                                                                                                 
                                          |        and up                                                |      9-49 years old                                 |  50 years old and up
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              9 and up                                                                                                             9 - 49                                                                                                      over 50
                                          |  Male                    |  Female         |  Total          |  Male           |  Female         |  Total          |  Male           |  Female         |  Total                   male                                female                              total                                        male                                female                              total                               male                                female                              total
                                                                                                                                                                                                             
T o t a l population:
on the 9, February 1897                       35.8                       12.4              24.0              39.1              13.7              26.3              20.5               6.5              13.3                       35.8                 0              12.4                 0                24                 0                       39.1                 0              13.7                 0              26.3                 0              20.5                 0               6.5                 0              13.3                 0
on the 17, December 1926                      66.5                       37.1              51.1              71.5              42.7              56.6              40.6              11.4              24.5                       66.5                 0              37.1                 0              51.1                 0                       71.5                 0              42.7                 0              56.6                 0              40.6                 0              11.4                 0              24.5                 0
on the 17, January 1939                       90.8                       72.5              81.2              95.1              83.4              89.1              64.3              24.3              40.8                       90.8                 0              72.5                 0              81.2                 0                       95.1                 0              83.4                 0              89.1                 0              64.3                 0              24.3                 0              40.8                 0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       0                                   0                                   0                                            0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0
U r b a n  population:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 0                                   0                                   0                                            0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0
on the 9, February 1897                       63.3                       39.3              52.3              65.5              43.1              55.6              48.7              23.1              34.9                       63.3                 0              39.3                 0              52.3                 0                       65.5                 0              43.1                 0              55.6                 0              48.7                 0              23.1                 0              34.9                 0
on the 17, December 1926                      85.3                       67.6              76.3              88.0              73.9              80.9              67.5              35.9              49.3                       85.3                 0              67.6                 0              76.3                 0                         88                 0              73.9                 0              80.9                 0              67.5                 0              35.9                 0              49.3                 0
on the 17, January 1939                       95.7                       83.9              89.5              97.6              91.0              94.2              82.1              46.4              61.0                       95.7                 0              83.9                 0              89.5                 0                       97.6                 0                91                 0              94.2                 0              82.1                 0              46.4                 0                61                 0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       0                                   0                                   0                                            0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0
R u r a l population                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   0                                   0                                   0                                            0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0                                   0
on the 9, February 1897 *note: for C22 and    31.1                        8.6              19.6              34.3               9.6              21.7              17.0               4.1              10.5                       31.1                 0               8.6                 0              19.6                 0                       34.3                 0               9.6                 0              21.7                 0                17                 0               4.1                 0              10.5                 0
on the 17, December 1926                                                 30.0              45.2              67.3              35.4              80.6              35.6               6.3              19.6                                            0                30                 0              45.2                 0                       67.3                 0              35.4                 0              50.6                30              35.6                 0               6.3                 0              19.6                 0
on the 17, January 1939                       88.1                       66.5              76.7              93.7              79.2              86.3              86.7              15.8              32.2                       88.1                 0              66.5                 0              76.7                 0                       93.7                 0              79.2                 0              86.3                 0              36.7                50              16.8                -1              32.2                 0

Note: for entries H23 and I24, it was impossible to read the numbers in the book.

Материалы переписи населения СССР 1939 г.