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Education > Literacy rate Stats: compare key data on Egypt & Tunisia

Definitions

  • Adult female > % of females ages 15 and above: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Adult male > % of males ages 15 and above: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Adult total > % of people ages 15 and above: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Youth female > % of females ages 15-24: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Youth male > % of males ages 15-24: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
  • Youth total > % of people ages 15-24: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
STAT Egypt Tunisia HISTORY
Adult female > % of females ages 15 and above 59.36%
Ranked 88th.
65.35%
Ranked 77th. 10% more than Egypt

Adult male > % of males ages 15 and above 83.02%
Ranked 73th.
83.39%
Ranked 72nd. About the same as Egypt

Adult total > % of people ages 15 and above 71.41%
Ranked 81st.
74.3%
Ranked 76th. 4% more than Egypt

Youth female > % of females ages 15-24 78.95%
Ranked 76th.
92.24%
Ranked 68th. 17% more than Egypt

Youth male > % of males ages 15-24 90.08%
Ranked 71st.
96.4%
Ranked 52nd. 7% more than Egypt

Youth total > % of people ages 15-24 84.93%
Ranked 74th.
94.34%
Ranked 63th. 11% more than Egypt

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