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Education > Literacy > Male literates > Aged 55-59 per thousand people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Compares countries by number of male literates, in the age range 55 to 59. The data was gathered by the United Nations Statistics Division, whose self-declared mission is to compile and disseminate global statistical information, develop standards and norms for statistical activities, and support countries’ efforts to strengthen their national statistical systems. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Serbia 39.68 2011
2 Macau 34.4 2011
3 Bulgaria 33.96 2011
4 Malta 33.24 2005
5 Montenegro 32.92 2011
6 Portugal 29.82 2011
7 China 29.71 2010
8 Russia 29.64 2010
9 Estonia 28.43 2011
10 Latvia 28.4 2011
11 Italy 28.16 2001
12 Belarus 27.81 2009
13 Armenia 27.28 2011
14 Hungary 27.26 2001
15 Lithuania 26.61 2011
16 Spain 26.07 2001
17 Thailand 24.85 2010
18 Mauritius 24.84 2011
19 Greece 24.36 2001
20 Croatia 24.27 2001
21 Turkey 22.95 2011
22 Romania 22.6 2002
23 Republic of Macedonia 22.08 2002
24 Slovakia 21.84 2001
25 Cyprus 20.87 2011
26 Aruba 20.58 2000
27 Uruguay 20.38 1996
28 Albania 18.7 2001
29 Argentina 18.42 2001
30 Ukraine 18.14 2001
31 Moldova 18.1 2004
32 Costa Rica 17.83 2011
33 Bahrain 17.7 2010
34 North Korea 17.47 2008
35 Chile 17.16 2002
36 Azerbaijan 17.02 2009
37 Brazil 16.94 2010
38 Seychelles 16.49 2010
39 Panama 16.22 2010
40 Kuwait 16.21 2005
41 Kazakhstan 16.02 1999
42 Qatar 15.89 2010
43 Georgia 15.27 2002
44 Ecuador 15.25 2010
45 Peru 14.57 2007
46 Indonesia 14.39 2005
47 Mexico 14.29 2010
48 Kiribati 13.38 2010
49 Colombia 13.24 2005
50 Iran 12.97 2011
51 Tonga 12.91 2006
52 Dominican Republic 12.6 2010
53 Turkmenistan 12.59 1995
54 Mongolia 12.14 2010
55 Fiji 11.76 1996
56 Tajikistan 11.48 2010
57 Malaysia 11.21 2000
58 Paraguay 10.87 2002
59 Suriname 10.87 2004
60 Philippines 10.7 2000
61 Bolivia 10.57 2001
62 Kyrgyzstan 10.47 1999
63 El Salvador 10.25 2007
64 Saint Lucia 10.09 2001
65 Cambodia 10.03 2008
66 Tunisia 9.72 2004
67 Maldives 9.58 2006
68 Brunei 8.64 2001
69 India 8.24 2001
70 Laos 8.2 2005
71 Ghana 7.95 2010
72 South Africa 7.68 1996
73 Egypt 7.24 2006
74 Saudi Arabia 6.96 2004
75 Nicaragua 6.77 2005
76 Zimbabwe 6.62 2002
77 Sao Tome and Principe 6.57 2001
78 Belize 6.53 2000
79 Namibia 6.38 2001
80 Swaziland 6.26 2007
81 Morocco 6.17 2004
82 Oman 6.07 2003
83 Honduras 5.99 2001
84 Guatemala 5.98 2002
85 Nigeria 5.76 2006
86 Bhutan 5.5 2005
87 Nepal 5.47 2001
88 Tanzania 5.47 2002
89 Bangladesh 4.69 2001
90 Mozambique 4.68 2007
91 Liberia 4.56 2008
92 Lesotho 4.32 2006
93 Pakistan 4.29 1998
94 Mauritania 4.09 2000
95 Sierra Leone 3.37 2004
96 Burundi 3.11 2008
97 East Timor 2.37 2004
98 Ethiopia 2.24 2007
99 Benin 1.96 2002
100 Mali 1.73 1998
101 Algeria 1.36 1998
102 Burkina Faso 1.35 2006
103 Niger 0.859 2001

Citation

"All countries compared for Education > Literacy > Male literates > Aged 55-59 per thousand people", United Nations Statistics Division.  Population table 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/Male-literates/Aged-55--59-per-thousand-people

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