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Education > Literacy > Female illiterates > Aged over 10: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Population by literacy, age, sex and urban/rural residence.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 181.1 million 2001
2 China 40.01 million 2010
3 Pakistan 28.68 million 1998
4 Bangladesh 24.62 million 2001
5 Egypt 17.62 million 2006
6 Nigeria 16.87 million 2006
7 Ethiopia 16.58 million 2007
8 Indonesia 9.95 million 2005
9 Brazil 7.2 million 2010
10 Morocco 6.61 million 2004
11 Iran 6.03 million 2011
12 Nepal 4.9 million 2001
13 Tanzania 4.22 million 2002
14 Mozambique 4.08 million 2007
15 Burkina Faso 3.92 million 2006
16 Vietnam 3.67 million 1999
17 Mexico 3.38 million 2010
18 Uganda 3.2 million 2002
19 Niger 3.15 million 2001
20 South Africa 2.93 million 1996
21 Turkey 2.54 million 2011
22 Algeria 2.34 million 1998
23 Philippines 2.14 million 2000
24 Cambodia 1.79 million 1998
25 Benin 1.65 million 2002
26 Burundi 1.51 million 2008
27 Saudi Arabia 1.5 million 2004
28 Guatemala 1.36 million 2002
29 Tunisia 1.28 million 2004
30 Sierra Leone 1.25 million 2004
31 Colombia 1.23 million 2005
32 Malaysia 1.1 million 2000
33 Peru 1.04 million 2007
34 Ukraine 1.01 million 2001
35 Thailand 991,731 2010
36 Papua New Guinea 851,716 2000
37 Sri Lanka 729,027 2001
38 Liberia 656,114 2008
39 Spain 624,061 2001
40 Venezuela 602,275 2001
41 Bolivia 505,000 2001
42 Italy 499,406 2001
43 Mauritania 466,790 2000
44 El Salvador 436,537 2007
45 Zimbabwe 433,675 2002
46 Dominican Republic 427,440 2010
47 Ecuador 398,223 2010
48 Honduras 395,179 2001
49 Argentina 395,175 2001
50 Nicaragua 393,658 2005
51 Romania 357,245 2002
52 Portugal 339,865 2011
53 Chile 274,345 2002
54 Greece 271,726 2001
55 Russia 233,990 2010
56 East Timor 173,011 2004
57 Oman 170,560 2003
58 Paraguay 144,515 2002
59 Palestine 139,484 1997
60 Bhutan 127,541 2005
61 Serbia 104,632 2011
62 Panama 81,645 2010
63 Bulgaria 69,391 2011
64 Kuwait 69,091 2005
65 Mauritius 66,491 2011
66 Croatia 57,084 2001
67 Republic of Macedonia 48,569 2002
68 Swaziland 44,527 2007
69 Costa Rica 42,966 2011
70 Turkmenistan 41,323 1995
71 Kazakhstan 41,042 1999
72 Hungary 35,857 2001
73 Uruguay 35,568 1996
74 Kyrgyzstan 30,697 1999
75 Moldova 24,568 2004
76 Fiji 22,179 1996
77 Belarus 21,971 2009
78 Bahrain 21,959 2001
79 Suriname 20,213 2004
80 Mongolia 17,469 2010
81 Qatar 13,885 2010
82 Azerbaijan 11,733 2009
83 Brunei 11,394 2001
84 Malta 11,253 2005
85 Sao Tome and Principe 9,536 2001
86 Cuba 9,334 2002
87 Tajikistan 8,899 2010
88 Saint Lucia 8,746 2001
89 Georgia 8,554 2002
90 Montenegro 6,590 2011
91 Lithuania 5,531 2011
92 Armenia 4,148 2011
93 Seychelles 1,858 2010
94 Maldives 1,687 2006
95 Kiribati 1,236 2010
96 Aruba 1,072 2000
97 Latvia 991 2011
98 Estonia 759 2011
99 Tonga 695 2006
100 North Korea 232 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Literacy > Female illiterates > Aged over 10. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Literacy/Female-illiterates/Aged-over-10

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