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Education > Illiterate population by sex > Aged 15+ > Men: Countries Compared

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 109.94 million 2003
2 China 34.29 million 2003
3 Bangladesh 23.23 million 2003
4 Pakistan 18.44 million 2003
5 Ethiopia 9.11 million 2003
6 Nigeria 8.41 million 2003
7 Egypt 7.61 million 2003
8 Brazil 7.49 million 2003
Emerging markets average (profile) 7.46 million 2003
9 Indonesia 5.56 million 2003
10 Morocco 3.76 million 2003
11 Iran 3.58 million 2003
12 Democratic Republic of the Congo 3.34 million 2003
13 Iraq 3.31 million 2003
14 Sudan 2.85 million 2003
15 Nepal 2.79 million 2003
Muslim countries average (profile) 2.44 million 2003
16 Algeria 2.29 million 2003
17 Niger 2.24 million 2003
18 Mexico 2.1 million 2003
19 Mali 2.01 million 2003
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.99 million 2003
20 Cote d'Ivoire 1.99 million 2003
21 Mozambique 1.95 million 2003
22 Burkina Faso 1.92 million 2003
23 South Africa 1.88 million 2003
24 Burma 1.77 million 2003
25 Vietnam 1.49 million 2003
26 Yemen 1.47 million 2003
27 Tanzania 1.46 million 2003
28 Senegal 1.41 million 2003
29 Turkey 1.41 million 2003
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 1.41 million 2003
30 Uganda 1.32 million 2003
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 1.27 million 2003
Former French colonies average (profile) 1.19 million 2003
31 Madagascar 1.17 million 2003
32 Haiti 1.13 million 2003
33 Colombia 1.12 million 2003
34 Philippines 1.1 million 2003
35 Saudi Arabia 1.09 million 2003
36 Ghana 1.07 million 2003
37 Chad 994,000 2003
38 Kenya 880,200 2003
39 Cameroon 837,500 2003
40 Benin 794,300 2003
41 Guatemala 779,600 2003
42 Malawi 768,200 2003
43 Burundi 741,500 2003
44 Cambodia 732,900 2003
45 Malaysia 603,100 2003
46 Thailand 596,700 2003
47 Tunisia 568,600 2003
48 Syria 558,400 2003
49 Rwanda 543,400 2003
50 Venezuela 537,300 2003
51 Nicaragua 515,900 2003
52 Honduras 480,800 2003
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 467,635 2003
53 Dominican Republic 463,900 2003
54 Papua New Guinea 448,500 2003
55 Peru 428,300 2003
56 Argentina 399,400 2003
57 Central African Republic 392,700 2003
58 Zambia 392,400 2003
59 Sri Lanka 390,400 2003
60 Mauritania 384,800 2003
61 El Salvador 359,800 2003
62 Laos 359,400 2003
63 United Arab Emirates 352,200 2003
64 Eritrea 351,200 2003
65 Togo 334,300 2003
66 Ecuador 274,700 2003
67 Liberia 264,700 2003
68 Italy 238,400 2003
69 The Gambia 217,300 2003
70 Spain 214,900 2003
71 Zimbabwe 213,400 2003
72 Chile 205,700 2003
73 Bolivia 185,900 2003
74 Portugal 179,100 2003
75 Lesotho 159,700 2003
76 Libya 150,500 2003
77 Russia 150,000 2003
78 Guinea-Bissau 149,400 2003
79 Oman 147,600 2003
80 Jamaica 142,100 2003
81 South Korea 140,900 2003
82 Kuwait 138,600 2003
83 Cuba 128,700 2003
84 Botswana 102,900 2003
85 Paraguay 94,300 2003
86 Congo, Republic of the 88,300 2003
87 Hong Kong 87,600 2003
88 Puerto Rico 87,000 2003
89 Lebanon 86,600 2003
90 Namibia 80,300 2003
91 Comoros 80,200 2003
92 Romania 79,500 2003
93 Albania 78,200 2003
94 Panama 71,500 2003
95 Jordan 71,300 2003
96 Costa Rica 61,900 2003
97 Greece 61,100 2003
98 Israel 58,500 2003
99 Singapore 56,400 2003
100 Qatar 55,900 2003
101 Mauritius 50,600 2003
102 Swaziland 47,900 2003
103 Ukraine 43,700 2003
104 Djibouti 36,900 2003
105 Poland 36,500 2003
106 Reunion 34,800 2003
107 Uruguay 32,500 2003
108 Uzbekistan 32,400 2003
109 Bulgaria 28,300 2003
110 Bahrain 24,100 2003
111 Hungary 18,800 2003
112 Kazakhstan 18,100 2003
113 Cape Verde 18,000 2003
114 Fiji 13,000 2003
115 Malta 12,600 2003
116 Mongolia 11,800 2003
117 Croatia 10,700 2003
118 Armenia 9,300 2003
119 Equatorial Guinea 9,100 2003
120 Belarus 8,500 2003
121 Tajikistan 7,000 2003
122 Brunei 6,700 2003
123 Moldova 6,000 2003
124 The Bahamas 5,700 2003
125 Macau 5,000 2003
=126 Trinidad and Tobago 4,600 2003
=126 Belize 4,600 2003
128 Lithuania 4,500 2003
129 Martinique 3,900 2003
130 Cyprus 3,300 2003
131 Netherlands Antilles 2,600 2003
132 Slovenia 2,500 2003
=133 Guyana 2,400 2003
=133 Maldives 2,400 2003
135 Latvia 1,800 2003
136 Estonia 1,200 2003
137 Samoa 500 2003
138 Barbados 300 2003

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