In reading of the 74 regions participating in PISA Report, we beat out only Kyrgyzstan.
ASER report suggests that children’s ability unchanged in lower primary grades over the enrolled in Std V could read simple English to read English has remain relatively years. In 2014, about 25% of children sentences. This number is virtually unchanged since 2009
In 1984, 8% of 13-year-olds and 9% of 17-year- olds said they “never” or “hardly ever” read for pleasure. In 2014, that number had almost tripled, to 22% and 27%.