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This study on Measuring Literacy through Household Surveys is one of a series of technical studies undertaken by the Statistical Office of the United Nations in Pursuance of the National Household Survey Capability Programme, to assist developing countries in the organization of household surveys.

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Originally published by the United Nations Department of Technical Co-Operation for Development and Statistical Office © 1989



Date Posted:03 July 2018