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Education > Illiterate population by sex > Aged 15+ > Men > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Niger 171.88 per 1,000 people 2003
2 Bangladesh 170.02 per 1,000 people 2003
3 Mali 157.84 per 1,000 people 2003
4 Burkina Faso 154.44 per 1,000 people 2003
5 The Gambia 151.15 per 1,000 people 2003
6 Comoros 139.32 per 1,000 people 2003
7 Haiti 136.3 per 1,000 people 2003
8 Iraq 134.16 per 1,000 people 2003
9 Mauritania 133.01 per 1,000 people 2003
10 Ethiopia 132.73 per 1,000 people 2003
11 Senegal 127.25 per 1,000 people 2003
12 Morocco 127.22 per 1,000 people 2003
13 Pakistan 124.22 per 1,000 people 2003
14 Cote d'Ivoire 112.89 per 1,000 people 2003
15 Chad 108.83 per 1,000 people 2003
16 Nepal 107.23 per 1,000 people 2003
17 Egypt 106.72 per 1,000 people 2003
18 Burundi 105.38 per 1,000 people 2003
19 India 103.29 per 1,000 people 2003
20 Mozambique 102.18 per 1,000 people 2003
21 Nicaragua 101.23 per 1,000 people 2003
22 Benin 100.3 per 1,000 people 2003
23 Guinea-Bissau 100.02 per 1,000 people 2003
24 Central African Republic 99.75 per 1,000 people 2003
Former French colonies average (profile) 90.33 per 1,000 people 2003
25 Lesotho 88.72 per 1,000 people 2003
26 United Arab Emirates 87.16 per 1,000 people 2003
27 Eritrea 86.64 per 1,000 people 2003
28 Liberia 82.14 per 1,000 people 2003
29 Sudan 81.87 per 1,000 people 2003
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 80.2 per 1,000 people 2003
30 Papua New Guinea 79.3 per 1,000 people 2003
31 Qatar 76.24 per 1,000 people 2003
32 Yemen 74.55 per 1,000 people 2003
Muslim countries average (profile) 72.81 per 1,000 people 2003
33 Algeria 71.75 per 1,000 people 2003
34 Honduras 69.75 per 1,000 people 2003
35 Madagascar 66.49 per 1,000 people 2003
36 Laos 65.5 per 1,000 people 2003
37 Guatemala 64.97 per 1,000 people 2003
OPEC countries average (profile) 64.09 per 1,000 people 2003
38 Nigeria 62.49 per 1,000 people 2003
39 Malawi 62.26 per 1,000 people 2003
40 Rwanda 62.05 per 1,000 people 2003
41 Democratic Republic of the Congo 61.59 per 1,000 people 2003
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 60.67 per 1,000 people 2003
42 Oman 58.79 per 1,000 people 2003
43 Botswana 58.09 per 1,000 people 2003
44 Kuwait 57.84 per 1,000 people 2003
45 Tunisia 57.79 per 1,000 people 2003
46 Togo 57.28 per 1,000 people 2003
47 Cambodia 54.16 per 1,000 people 2003
48 El Salvador 54.16 per 1,000 people 2003
49 Jamaica 54.02 per 1,000 people 2003
50 Iran 53.99 per 1,000 people 2003
51 Cameroon 53.18 per 1,000 people 2003
52 Dominican Republic 50.53 per 1,000 people 2003
53 Ghana 50.38 per 1,000 people 2003
54 Saudi Arabia 49.6 per 1,000 people 2003
55 Uganda 49.15 per 1,000 people 2003
56 Djibouti 48.25 per 1,000 people 2003
57 Reunion 46.08 per 1,000 people 2003
58 Swaziland 43.33 per 1,000 people 2003
59 Mauritius 41.38 per 1,000 people 2003
60 Brazil 41.28 per 1,000 people 2003
61 South Africa 41.11 per 1,000 people 2003
62 Namibia 40.43 per 1,000 people 2003
63 Tanzania 40.03 per 1,000 people 2003
64 Cape Verde 37.22 per 1,000 people 2003
65 Burma 35.86 per 1,000 people 2003
66 Zambia 34.75 per 1,000 people 2003
67 Bahrain 34.14 per 1,000 people 2003
68 Malta 31.61 per 1,000 people 2003
69 Syria 30.8 per 1,000 people 2003
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 29.9 per 1,000 people 2003
70 Kenya 26.89 per 1,000 people 2003
71 Libya 26.74 per 1,000 people 2003
72 China 26.62 per 1,000 people 2003
73 Indonesia 25.9 per 1,000 people 2003
74 Colombia 25.71 per 1,000 people 2003
75 Albania 25.28 per 1,000 people 2003
76 Malaysia 24.68 per 1,000 people 2003
77 Congo, Republic of the 23.43 per 1,000 people 2003
78 Panama 22.92 per 1,000 people 2003
79 Puerto Rico 22.43 per 1,000 people 2003
80 Lebanon 22.11 per 1,000 people 2003
Emerging markets average (profile) 22.07 per 1,000 people 2003
81 Ecuador 21.37 per 1,000 people 2003
82 Bolivia 21.04 per 1,000 people 2003
83 Venezuela 20.93 per 1,000 people 2003
84 Mexico 20.75 per 1,000 people 2003
85 Sri Lanka 20.28 per 1,000 people 2003
86 Turkey 19.9 per 1,000 people 2003
87 Equatorial Guinea 18.91 per 1,000 people 2003
88 Brunei 18.74 per 1,000 people 2003
89 Vietnam 18.37 per 1,000 people 2003
90 The Bahamas 18.13 per 1,000 people 2003
91 Portugal 17.15 per 1,000 people 2003
92 Belize 16.81 per 1,000 people 2003
93 Paraguay 16.61 per 1,000 people 2003
94 Zimbabwe 16.59 per 1,000 people 2003
95 Peru 15.77 per 1,000 people 2003
96 Fiji 15.59 per 1,000 people 2003
97 Costa Rica 14.82 per 1,000 people 2003
98 Netherlands Antilles 14.54 per 1,000 people 2003
99 Jordan 13.81 per 1,000 people 2003
100 Philippines 13.78 per 1,000 people 2003
101 Singapore 13.48 per 1,000 people 2003
102 Chile 12.9 per 1,000 people 2003
103 Hong Kong 12.88 per 1,000 people 2003
104 Cuba 11.47 per 1,000 people 2003
105 Macau 11.01 per 1,000 people 2003
106 Argentina 10.51 per 1,000 people 2003
107 Uruguay 9.84 per 1,000 people 2003
108 Thailand 9.45 per 1,000 people 2003
109 Martinique 9.16 per 1,000 people 2003
110 Israel 8.74 per 1,000 people 2003
111 Maldives 7.66 per 1,000 people 2003
112 Greece 5.54 per 1,000 people 2003
113 Spain 5.12 per 1,000 people 2003
114 Mongolia 4.76 per 1,000 people 2003
115 Cyprus 4.57 per 1,000 people 2003
116 Italy 4.14 per 1,000 people 2003
117 Romania 3.66 per 1,000 people 2003
118 Bulgaria 3.62 per 1,000 people 2003
119 Trinidad and Tobago 3.55 per 1,000 people 2003
120 Guyana 3.2 per 1,000 people 2003
121 Armenia 3.06 per 1,000 people 2003
122 South Korea 2.94 per 1,000 people 2003
123 Samoa 2.74 per 1,000 people 2003
124 Croatia 2.41 per 1,000 people 2003
125 Hungary 1.86 per 1,000 people 2003
126 Moldova 1.51 per 1,000 people 2003
127 Lithuania 1.3 per 1,000 people 2003
128 Uzbekistan 1.27 per 1,000 people 2003
129 Slovenia 1.25 per 1,000 people 2003
130 Kazakhstan 1.21 per 1,000 people 2003
131 Barbados 1.12 per 1,000 people 2003
132 Tajikistan 1.09 per 1,000 people 2003
133 Russia 1.04 per 1,000 people 2003
134 Poland 0.956 per 1,000 people 2003
135 Ukraine 0.914 per 1,000 people 2003
136 Estonia 0.887 per 1,000 people 2003
137 Belarus 0.861 per 1,000 people 2003
138 Latvia 0.774 per 1,000 people 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Illiterate population by sex > Aged 15+ > Men > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Illiterate-population-by-sex/Aged-15+/Men/Per-capita

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