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Education > Literacy > Female illiterates > Aged 15-19 per thousand people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION:

Number of females aged 15-19 years, who are illiterate.

. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Egypt 49.05 2006
2 Niger 45.42 2001
3 Mali 43.38 1998
4 Burkina Faso 39.16 2006
5 Sierra Leone 31 2004
6 Benin 26.98 2002
7 Burundi 25 2008
8 Pakistan 24.52 1998
9 Ethiopia 23.69 2007
10 Mauritania 21.85 2000
11 Mozambique 17.66 2007
12 Morocco 17.34 2004
13 Nepal 17.21 2001
14 Papua New Guinea 16.5 2000
15 Liberia 15.58 2008
16 Bhutan 14.61 2005
17 Bangladesh 13.27 2001
18 East Timor 12.51 2004
19 Nigeria 11.99 2006
20 India 11.94 2001
21 Tanzania 11.58 2002
22 Laos 10.34 2005
23 Guatemala 9.86 2002
24 Lesotho 9.1 2006
25 Belize 8.06 2000
26 Ghana 6.53 2010
27 Cambodia 5.98 2008
28 Nicaragua 5.16 2005
29 Honduras 4.45 2001
30 Namibia 3.97 2001
31 Algeria 3.64 1998
32 Saint Lucia 3.05 2001
33 Sao Tome and Principe 3.01 2001
34 Tunisia 2.97 2004
35 South Africa 2.47 1996
36 El Salvador 2.43 2007
37 Philippines 2.3 2000
38 Suriname 2.04 2004
39 Saudi Arabia 1.93 2004
40 Swaziland 1.74 2007
41 Dominican Republic 1.58 2010
42 Bolivia 1.43 2001
43 Sri Lanka 1.42 2001
44 Oman 1.35 2003
45 Paraguay 1.32 2002
46 Iran 1.25 2011
47 Kiribati 1.12 2010
48 Malaysia 1.04 2000
49 Colombia 1.01 2005
50 Panama 0.887 2010
51 Romania 0.819 2002
52 Venezuela 0.795 2001
53 Thailand 0.744 2010
54 Peru 0.726 2007
55 Zimbabwe 0.722 2002
56 Brazil 0.623 2010
57 Republic of Macedonia 0.575 2002
58 Indonesia 0.564 2005
59 Tonga 0.551 2006
60 Bulgaria 0.544 2011
61 Mexico 0.54 2010
62 Ecuador 0.54 2010
63 Mongolia 0.527 2010
64 Turkey 0.424 2011
65 Mauritius 0.421 2011
66 Maldives 0.403 2006
67 Uruguay 0.373 1996
68 Montenegro 0.329 2011
69 Argentina 0.32 2001
70 Chile 0.314 2002
71 Greece 0.27 2001
72 Malta 0.265 2005
73 Costa Rica 0.264 2011
74 Aruba 0.264 2000
75 Brunei 0.262 2001
76 Fiji 0.256 1996
77 Libya 0.194 2006
78 Seychelles 0.189 2010
79 Serbia 0.179 2011
80 Hungary 0.161 2001
81 Kyrgyzstan 0.142 1999
82 Ukraine 0.142 2001
83 Macau 0.13 2011
84 Spain 0.125 2001
85 China 0.122 2010
86 Bahrain 0.121 2010
87 Croatia 0.115 2001
88 Qatar 0.104 2010
89 Turkmenistan 0.102 1995
90 Lithuania 0.101 2011
91 Portugal 0.0999 2011
92 Russia 0.069 2010
93 Kazakhstan 0.0587 1999
94 Georgia 0.0562 2002
95 Tajikistan 0.0549 2010
96 Armenia 0.0486 2011
97 Moldova 0.0474 2004
98 Belarus 0.0473 2009
99 Latvia 0.0389 2011
100 Italy 0.0348 2001
101 Cyprus 0.0296 2011
102 Azerbaijan 0.0267 2009
103 Kuwait 0.0213 2005
104 Estonia 0.0097 2011
105 Cuba 0.00714 2002
106 North Korea 0.0 2008

Citation

"All countries compared for Education > Literacy > Female illiterates > Aged 15-19 per thousand people", Source tables. Population by literacy, age, sex and urban/rural residence. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Literacy/Female-illiterates/Aged-15--19-per-thousand-people

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