Table B.2.1
Literacy and numeracy — Average skills of population aged 16 to 65, by age group, Canada, 2012

Table B.2.1
Literacy and numeracy — Average skills of population aged 16 to 65, by age group, Canada, 2012
Table summary
This table displays the results of literacy and numeracy — average skills of population aged 16 to 65. The information is grouped by skill and age group (appearing as row headers), average and standard error (appearing as column headers).
Skill and age group Average Standard error
Literacy  
16 to 65 273.5 (0.6)
16 to 24 275.7 (1.3)
25 to 34 285.1 (1.3)
35 to 44 279.7 (1.4)
45 to 54 268.0 (1.3)
55 to 65 260.4 (1.1)
Numeracy  
16 to 65 265.5 (0.7)
16 to 24 268.3 (1.6)
25 to 34 276.5 (1.4)
35 to 44 271.9 (1.5)
45 to 54 260.7 (1.4)
55 to 65 251.4 (1.4)
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