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Education > Illiterate population by sex > Aged 15+ > Women > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Burkina Faso 231.55 per 1,000 people 2003
2 Iraq 224.21 per 1,000 people 2003
3 Bangladesh 220.73 per 1,000 people 2003
4 Mali 218.1 per 1,000 people 2003
5 Morocco 217.2 per 1,000 people 2003
6 Niger 207.63 per 1,000 people 2003
7 Pakistan 204.83 per 1,000 people 2003
8 Nepal 200.25 per 1,000 people 2003
9 The Gambia 200.04 per 1,000 people 2003
10 Comoros 196.82 per 1,000 people 2003
11 Mauritania 194.58 per 1,000 people 2003
12 Mozambique 194.43 per 1,000 people 2003
13 Yemen 184.72 per 1,000 people 2003
14 Senegal 180.78 per 1,000 people 2003
15 Liberia 180.76 per 1,000 people 2003
16 Guinea-Bissau 179.54 per 1,000 people 2003
17 Benin 177.59 per 1,000 people 2003
18 Ethiopia 177.11 per 1,000 people 2003
19 Central African Republic 177 per 1,000 people 2003
20 Egypt 176.4 per 1,000 people 2003
21 India 168.92 per 1,000 people 2003
22 Cote d'Ivoire 163.4 per 1,000 people 2003
23 Haiti 160.86 per 1,000 people 2003
24 Chad 156.23 per 1,000 people 2003
25 Eritrea 154.98 per 1,000 people 2003
26 Burundi 152.5 per 1,000 people 2003
Former French colonies average (profile) 149.13 per 1,000 people 2003
27 Sudan 143.37 per 1,000 people 2003
28 Malawi 134.82 per 1,000 people 2003
29 Laos 132.31 per 1,000 people 2003
30 Algeria 130.47 per 1,000 people 2003
31 Tunisia 128.12 per 1,000 people 2003
32 Togo 127.03 per 1,000 people 2003
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 126.22 per 1,000 people 2003
33 Cambodia 125.3 per 1,000 people 2003
34 Democratic Republic of the Congo 120.78 per 1,000 people 2003
Muslim countries average (profile) 114.08 per 1,000 people 2003
35 Djibouti 112.05 per 1,000 people 2003
36 Guatemala 108.41 per 1,000 people 2003
37 Syria 106.33 per 1,000 people 2003
38 Papua New Guinea 106.32 per 1,000 people 2003
39 Madagascar 103.69 per 1,000 people 2003
40 Nicaragua 103.39 per 1,000 people 2003
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 99.99 per 1,000 people 2003
41 Cape Verde 99.65 per 1,000 people 2003
42 Nigeria 98.82 per 1,000 people 2003
43 Iran 98.05 per 1,000 people 2003
44 Ghana 96.88 per 1,000 people 2003
45 Uganda 95.62 per 1,000 people 2003
46 Oman 95.51 per 1,000 people 2003
47 Rwanda 94.62 per 1,000 people 2003
48 Cameroon 94.31 per 1,000 people 2003
49 Libya 91.53 per 1,000 people 2003
50 Tanzania 85.91 per 1,000 people 2003
OPEC countries average (profile) 84.8 per 1,000 people 2003
51 Saudi Arabia 78.39 per 1,000 people 2003
52 El Salvador 75.56 per 1,000 people 2003
53 China 74.83 per 1,000 people 2003
54 Albania 74.12 per 1,000 people 2003
55 Turkey 73.54 per 1,000 people 2003
56 Honduras 68.62 per 1,000 people 2003
57 Zambia 65.79 per 1,000 people 2003
58 Mauritius 64.2 per 1,000 people 2003
59 Equatorial Guinea 64.01 per 1,000 people 2003
60 Burma 62.72 per 1,000 people 2003
61 Lebanon 61.16 per 1,000 people 2003
62 Kenya 59.12 per 1,000 people 2003
63 Bolivia 58.09 per 1,000 people 2003
64 Indonesia 57.95 per 1,000 people 2003
65 Congo, Republic of the 52.19 per 1,000 people 2003
66 Swaziland 49.93 per 1,000 people 2003
67 Dominican Republic 48.62 per 1,000 people 2003
68 South Africa 47.33 per 1,000 people 2003
69 Botswana 47.19 per 1,000 people 2003
70 Malaysia 46.69 per 1,000 people 2003
71 Kuwait 46.28 per 1,000 people 2003
72 Peru 45.86 per 1,000 people 2003
73 Namibia 44.01 per 1,000 people 2003
74 Brazil 43.07 per 1,000 people 2003
75 Bahrain 42.5 per 1,000 people 2003
76 Singapore 41.81 per 1,000 people 2003
77 Hong Kong 41.54 per 1,000 people 2003
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 40.63 per 1,000 people 2003
78 Jordan 39.93 per 1,000 people 2003
Emerging markets average (profile) 37.59 per 1,000 people 2003
79 Sri Lanka 37.13 per 1,000 people 2003
80 Portugal 36.95 per 1,000 people 2003
81 Zimbabwe 36.9 per 1,000 people 2003
82 Brunei 36.64 per 1,000 people 2003
83 Mexico 35.13 per 1,000 people 2003
84 Reunion 35.09 per 1,000 people 2003
85 Macau 33.68 per 1,000 people 2003
86 Ecuador 31.84 per 1,000 people 2003
87 Jamaica 30.07 per 1,000 people 2003
88 Vietnam 29.95 per 1,000 people 2003
89 United Arab Emirates 28.8 per 1,000 people 2003
90 Qatar 28.09 per 1,000 people 2003
91 Panama 27.12 per 1,000 people 2003
92 Fiji 27.11 per 1,000 people 2003
93 Colombia 26.67 per 1,000 people 2003
94 Malta 26.09 per 1,000 people 2003
95 Venezuela 23.32 per 1,000 people 2003
96 Puerto Rico 23 per 1,000 people 2003
97 Paraguay 22.39 per 1,000 people 2003
98 Israel 22.09 per 1,000 people 2003
99 Thailand 21.12 per 1,000 people 2003
100 Lesotho 19.72 per 1,000 people 2003
101 Cyprus 16.46 per 1,000 people 2003
102 Belize 16.44 per 1,000 people 2003
103 Netherlands Antilles 15.66 per 1,000 people 2003
104 Greece 15.2 per 1,000 people 2003
105 Chile 14.43 per 1,000 people 2003
106 Philippines 14.39 per 1,000 people 2003
107 Costa Rica 13.89 per 1,000 people 2003
108 The Bahamas 13.04 per 1,000 people 2003
109 Cuba 12.54 per 1,000 people 2003
110 South Korea 12.19 per 1,000 people 2003
111 Spain 11.99 per 1,000 people 2003
112 Argentina 11.06 per 1,000 people 2003
113 Armenia 10.47 per 1,000 people 2003
114 Romania 10.18 per 1,000 people 2003
115 Croatia 10.15 per 1,000 people 2003
116 Trinidad and Tobago 7.86 per 1,000 people 2003
117 Bulgaria 7.86 per 1,000 people 2003
118 Italy 7.76 per 1,000 people 2003
119 Maldives 7.66 per 1,000 people 2003
120 Martinique 7.28 per 1,000 people 2003
121 Uruguay 7.26 per 1,000 people 2003
122 Moldova 5.81 per 1,000 people 2003
123 Guyana 5.74 per 1,000 people 2003
124 Mongolia 5.36 per 1,000 people 2003
125 Samoa 3.84 per 1,000 people 2003
126 Uzbekistan 3.45 per 1,000 people 2003
127 Hungary 3.23 per 1,000 people 2003
128 Kazakhstan 3.04 per 1,000 people 2003
129 Tajikistan 2.88 per 1,000 people 2003
130 Russia 2.25 per 1,000 people 2003
131 Lithuania 2.11 per 1,000 people 2003
132 Ukraine 2.02 per 1,000 people 2003
133 Belarus 1.73 per 1,000 people 2003
134 Slovenia 1.65 per 1,000 people 2003
135 Barbados 1.12 per 1,000 people 2003
136 Poland 1.11 per 1,000 people 2003
137 Latvia 0.989 per 1,000 people 2003
138 Estonia 0.96 per 1,000 people 2003

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