Facts and Statistics
2009 Health Literacy Fact Sheet (pdf)
Provides current facts on health and adult literacy issues; includes what you can do to improve health literacy in the United States.
2009 Adult Literacy Fact Sheet (pdf)
Provides a quick overview of adult literacy, literacy rates, and why adult literacy is important.
on the new National Assessment of Adult Literacy 2002, visit http://nces.ed.gov/naal/.
Adult Literacy Database (NALD) The National Adult Literacy Database
Inc. (NALD) is a federally incorporated, non-profit service organization
which serves as a single-source, comprehensive, up-to-date and easily
accessible database of adult literacy programs, resources, services
and activities across Canada.
Literacy Database This database is jointly developed by the Asia/Pacific
Cultural centre for UNESCO (ACCU) and UNESCO Bangkok - Asia and Pacific
Bureau for Education in co-operation with government and non-government
literacy agencies in the region. The Asia/Pacific Cultural Centre for
UNESCO (ACCU) is a non-profit organization working for mutual understanding
and cultural cooperation in Asia and the Pacific in the fields of culture,
book development and literacy promotion.