Educating children | empowering communities. Abstract this paper aims to present an overview of information literacy (il) instruction in pakistan from the following perspectives: research literature produced il instruction as a credit course at lis schools and continuing profes‐ sional development (cpd) activities for information professionals this study was based on a. Education is considered a fundamental human right and an essential ingredient for individual as well societal development article 37-b of the constitution of pakistan, given under the heading 'promotion of social justice and removal of social evils' reads as follows: the state shall “remove illiteracy and. Abstract pakistan continues to struggle with low health literacy that often results in late presentation of disease, poor adherence to treatment and meagre understanding of wellness and disease prevention in a country burdened by diseases of the developing and the developed world, with poor healthcare infrastructure and. As per 2017 census, haripur is at top with 99%, then its abbotabad,neelum, sialkot,faisalabad,jhelum,gilgit,mirpur,kotli, lahore etc read more show less reply 1 sajjad khan4 months ago (edited) i love my clean and well literated pakistan,grow more read more show less reply 1 cancel.
Facts and statistics about the literacy of pakistan updated as of 2018. Pakistan is one of the countries where the literacy rate is very low the reasons for having such a low literacy rate in the country are numerous, such as individual disabilities, personal problems, persistent feudalism, corruption in politics, a crippled economy, and corruption in the department of education moreover, one of. According to latest report of un education department unesco, the illiteracy percentage was 79 percent in pakistan in 2012 and the number of pakistan was 180 in the list of 221 in countries in the world the illiteracy percentage was 72 percent in the youth aged 15 to 24 years, 57 percent in the aged 25.
Pakistan low literacy is due to low education budgets and also government mismanagement there are thousands of “ghost schools” which only exist on paper and the local bureaucrats pocket its budgets there are also tribal areas where tribal leader. Fida zaman, kech, balochistan the literacy rate in pakistan for the age group of 10 years and older saw an annual two per cent increase to 60 percent seventy per cent of male students were found to be literate as compared to 49pc girls in the age group the province-wise break-up indicates that punjab. Background: research on public mental health beliefs has shown marked discrepancies across countries aims: this study was conducted to assess pubic mental health beliefs in pakistan method: in a large-scale survey, conducted in three cities of punjab along with their neighbouring suburbs, a total of.
Education is a right, not a privilege, yet in many places some cannot afford to get an education in pakistan today there is a 58% illiteracy rate and it has been consistent for the past two years one of the main issues concerning pakistan's high illiteracy rates is its small budged for education coupled with. Pakistan wants to be a developed and powerful nation then literacy is the key. Male female total 0 20 40 60 80 100 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015 literacy rate among the population aged 15 years and older % male female total 0 20 40 60 80 100 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015 literacy rate among the population aged 15-24 years % male female total 0.
Broad social benefits to individuals and society pakistan is committed to promote education, increase literacy rate, capacity building of teachers, and enhancement of facilities in all educational institutes federal and provincial governments are committed to provide free education up to the matric level. Dil believes that no child in pakistan, no matter how poor or underprivileged, should be denied access to quality education all children should have equal opportunity to reach their full potential and contribute toward the socio-economic betterment of their communities. Literacy rate is very low in pakistan as compared to other countries pakistan's literacy rate has declined from 60 percent to 58 percent, as revealed by the economic survey of pakistan multiple factors act as the reasons behind this, for instance, lack of government funds to educational institutions. Essay on illiteracy in pakistan - download as word doc (doc / docx), pdf file ( pdf), text file (txt) or read online.
The statistic depicts the literacy rate in pakistan from 2005 to 2015 the literacy rate measures the percentage of people aged 15 and above who can read and write in 2015, pakistan's literacy rate was around 5644 percent. In our surrounding region, pakistan with its 587% literacy rate is even lower than nepal and bangladesh, which have literacy rates of 647 and 615 percent respectively other countries like the maldives and sri lanka have achieved far more impressive results given that above 90 percent of the population. Pakistan is among the most densely populated countries of the world currently, over 180 million people reside here making it the 6th most populous country of the world people belonging to various casts, culture and color can be found the overall literacy rate has always been a huge concern here.
Abstract the basic objective of this paper is to determine and analyse the province-wise literacy rate in pakistan and its impact on the economy pakistan belongs to those nations who have the world's worst literacy rate, which is the main reason for its slow agricultural growth and sluggish economy in this. J med libr assoc 2014 oct102(4):281-7 doi: 103163/1536-50501024009 current status of information literacy instruction practices in medical libraries of pakistan ullah m(1), ameen k(1) author information: (1), [email protected] yahoocom , librarian and literature search officer, army medical college, national. Pm modi challenges pakistan to fight against poverty, unemployment, illiteracy and infant mortality for all top and best news stories happening all around yo.