Man reading the headlines at a newstand in São Paulo (SP). Illiteracy has been decreasing in recent years and today approximately 34% (1987) of the population cannot read.Homem lendo as manchetes numa banca de jornais em SilO Paulo (SP). O analfabetismo tem decaído nos últimos anos e hoje, aproximadamente 34% (1987) da população ainda não sabe ler.
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