Finland is the world’s most literate nation

 

Finland is the world’s most literate nation, according to new research carried out by John Miller, president of Central Connecticut State University in New Britain.

Instead of employing the common practice of measuring a country’s ability to read, the study ranked nations on literacy achievement tests and also what it called “literate behaviour characteristics”, which included everything from numbers of libraries and newspapers to years of schooling and computer availability in the countries.

-more at Tribune

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