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Education > Literacy > Adults with at least moderate literacy > Female: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of adult females who have at least a moderate level of literacy, in selected OECD countries. Data for 1998.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United States 53.6% 1998
2 Canada 50.5% 1998
=3 Finland 49.7% 1998
=3 New Zealand 49.7% 1998
5 Hungary 49% 1998
6 Sweden 48.1% 1998
7 Australia 47.8% 1998
=8 Germany 47.7% 1998
=8 Poland 47.7% 1998
10 Czech Republic 47.3% 1998
=11 Ireland 46.6% 1998
=11 Norway 46.6% 1998
13 Netherlands 46.3% 1998
14 Denmark 46.2% 1998
15 Switzerland 45.4% 1998
16 United Kingdom 44.6% 1998
17 Portugal 44.3% 1998

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Literacy > Adults with at least moderate literacy > Female. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Literacy/Adults-with-at-least-moderate-literacy/Female

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