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Functional illiteracy is reading and writing skills that are inadequate "to manage daily living and A person is functionally illiterate who cannot engage in all those activities in which literacy is required for Over 60% of adults in the US prison system read at or below the fourth grade level; 85% of US juvenile inmates are.

Millions of British adults are functionally illiterate but the subject is ignored because it is not a “fashionable” cause, according to the most.

According to their results, % of the working-age population (about million people) in Germany is functionally illiterate (Grotlüschen and.