32 million American adults can’t read: why literacy is the key to growth

32 million American adults can’t read: why literacy is the key to growth

Approximately 32 million adults in the United States can’t read, according to the U.S. Department of Education and the National Institute of Literacy. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development found that 50 percent of U.S. adults can’t read a book written at an eighth-grade level.

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