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Muslim countries Compared by Education > Literacy rate > Adult female > % of females ages 15 and above

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Kazakhstan 99.29% 2006
2 Tajikistan 99.22% 2006
3 Turkmenistan 98.26% 2006
4 Albania 98.25% 2006
5 Azerbaijan 98.17% 2006
6 Kyrgyzstan 98.13% 2006
7 Uzbekistan 97.89% 1990
8 Maldives 96.44% 2006
9 Kuwait 91.04% 2006
10 Brunei 90.16% 2006
11 Qatar 88.61% 2006
12 Indonesia 86.8% 2006
13 Malaysia 85.35% 2006
14 Jordan 84.71% 2006
15 Bahrain 83.56% 2006
16 Turkey 79.58% 2006
17 Syria 73.63% 2006
18 Oman 73.52% 2006
19 Lebanon 73.13% 1990
20 United Arab Emirates 70.57% 1990
21 Iran 70.4% 2006
22 Saudi Arabia 69.29% 2006
23 Tunisia 65.35% 2006
24 Iraq 64.17% 2006
25 Algeria 60.08% 2006
26 Egypt 59.36% 2006
27 Sudan 51.78% 2006
28 Libya 51.13% 1990
29 Comoros 46.39% 1990
30 Mauritania 43.42% 2006
31 Djibouti 39.72% 1990
32 Morocco 39.62% 2006
33 Nigeria 38.38% 1990
34 Pakistan 35.98% 2006
35 Senegal 29.25% 2006
36 Sierra Leone 24.42% 2006
37 Bangladesh 23.66% 1990
38 The Gambia 19.74% 1990
39 Guinea 18.11% 2006
40 Burkina Faso 15.19% 2006
41 Niger 15.06% 2006
42 Yemen 12.93% 1990
43 Chad 12.8% 2006
44 Afghanistan 12.59% 2006
45 Mali 11.89% 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Literacy rate > Adult female > % of females ages 15 and above. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Muslim-countries/Education/Literacy-rate/Adult-female/%-of-females-ages-15-and-above

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