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Digital data source: Demographic Health Survey Points: West Africa Spatial Analysis Prototype (WASAP) dataset, 1995. Accessibility: Road Network digitized from IGN maps, surfaces produced by Uwe Deichmann, 1997.
Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Female Literacy and accessibility (Burkina Faso and Mali)
Manon Desforges, Anne Estoppey, Anila Ciba, Philippe Rekacewicz, Emmanuelle Bournay, Claudia Hebrlein, Otto Simonett
Burkina Faso and Mali have an extremely high percentage of adult female literacy. This map helps demonstrate the possible correlation between the level of access to markets and infrastructures based on road quality and town size to the levels of literacy.