75% of Egyptians are virtually illiterate and have the most basic of reading and writing skills - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • As Erin Brocovich said, here are some numbers for you
    • 27.04.11 | 08:36 (IDT)

    Almost 80% have less than a primary school education. That is one of the highest rates in the Middle East, by highest, meaning one of the best. Women have the lowest rates of literacy in the country. Scary that they take part in polls about real issues.

    from the article: U.S.: Peace with Israel essential to future of Egyptian people
    First published 02:48 27.04.11 | Last updated 02:48 27.04.11
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