Mar 19, · Literacy. In , the National Adult Literacy Survey found the following distribution of adults, age 16 and over, in the prose literacy scale: 25% of adults were in Level 1 (lowest level of proficiency); % in Level 2; 33% in Level 3; % in Levels 4 and 5 (highest levels of proficiency).National Adult Literacy Survey. Dec 10, · Adult learners are a diverse group – typically age 25 and older – with a wide range of educational and cultural backgrounds, adult responsibilities and job experiences. They typically do not follow the traditional pattern of enrolling in postsecondary education immediately after high school.
Mar 30, · MARCH 30, — More than one-third of the adult population in the United States has a bachelor’s degree or higher marking the first time in decades of data. This indicator looks at adult education level as defined by the highest level of education completed by the year-old population. There are three levels: below upper-secondary, upper secondary and tertiary education. Upper secondary education typically follows .