# Solution: What is the female population in a certain community?

In a certain community of 1,200 people, 60% are literate. Of the males, 50% are literate and of the females 70% are literate. What is the female population?

#### Problem Statement: EE Board March 1998

In a certain community of 1,200 people, 60% are literate. Of the males, 50% are literate and of the females 70% are literate. What is the female population?

There are 600 females in the community.

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