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Education > Literacy > Illiterates > Aged 10-14: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Compares countries by number of male illiterates, in the age range 10 to 14. The data was gathered by the United Nations Statistics Division, whose self-declared mission is to compile and disseminate global statistical information, develop standards and norms for statistical activities, and support countries’ efforts to strengthen their national statistical systems.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 22.83 million 2001
2 Egypt 7.37 million 2006
3 Pakistan 7.36 million 1998
4 Bangladesh 6.49 million 2001
5 Nigeria 4.66 million 2006
6 Ethiopia 4.47 million 2007
7 Tanzania 1.09 million 2002
8 Burkina Faso 1.01 million 2006
9 Uganda 939,454 2002
10 Mozambique 892,690 2007
11 Niger 880,532 2001
12 Philippines 840,905 2000
13 South Africa 706,159 1996
14 Brazil 670,982 2010
15 Nepal 637,435 2001
16 Cambodia 535,651 1998
17 Palestine 463,225 2007
18 Morocco 436,160 2004
19 Burundi 415,294 2008
20 Vietnam 390,446 1999
21 Benin 359,220 2002
22 Indonesia 323,972 2005
23 Algeria 285,416 1998
24 Papua New Guinea 282,565 2000
25 Sierra Leone 221,650 2004
26 Guatemala 214,348 2002
27 Ukraine 200,809 2001
28 Mexico 196,848 2010
29 Liberia 148,788 2008
30 Iran 112,104 2011
31 Colombia 109,008 2005
32 Mauritania 102,960 2000
33 Sri Lanka 97,722 2001
34 Honduras 89,509 2001
35 Venezuela 71,528 2001
36 Dominican Republic 67,992 2010
37 Nicaragua 65,063 2005
38 East Timor 57,558 2004
39 Chile 51,742 2002
40 Malaysia 49,473 2000
41 Saudi Arabia 45,211 2004
42 Argentina 36,939 2001
43 El Salvador 35,980 2007
44 Peru 35,182 2007
45 Thailand 30,427 2010
46 Spain 29,385 2001
47 Paraguay 27,376 2002
48 Romania 26,658 2002
49 Tunisia 22,400 2004
50 Zimbabwe 20,505 2002
51 Russia 17,685 2010
52 Ecuador 16,616 2010
53 Bhutan 10,964 2005
54 Bolivia 10,592 2001
55 Panama 7,988 2010
56 Saint Lucia 7,693 2001
57 Turkey 7,000 2011
58 Swaziland 6,755 2007
59 Bulgaria 5,666 2011
60 Hungary 5,205 2001
61 Uruguay 4,340 1996
62 Oman 3,591 2003
63 Mongolia 3,298 2010
64 Suriname 3,136 2004
65 Costa Rica 2,862 2011
66 Kyrgyzstan 2,285 1999
67 Portugal 2,261 2011
68 Kazakhstan 2,224 1999
69 Fiji 1,963 1996
70 Serbia 1,915 2011
71 Italy 1,771 2001
72 Albania 1,723 2011
73 Republic of Macedonia 1,601 2002
74 Mauritius 1,283 2011
75 Moldova 997 2004
76 Croatia 791 2001
77 Sao Tome and Principe 770 2001
78 Belarus 719 2009
79 Azerbaijan 667 2009
80 Libya 639 2006
81 Tajikistan 615 2010
82 Turkmenistan 568 1995
83 Georgia 553 2002
84 Malta 501 2005
85 Kiribati 441 2010
86 Lithuania 438 2011
87 Maldives 387 2006
88 Montenegro 312 2011
89 Armenia 242 2011
90 Latvia 216 2011
91 Bahrain 187 2001
92 Tonga 169 2006
93 Brunei 117 2001
94 Qatar 66 2010
95 Seychelles 65 2010
96 Kuwait 39 2005
97 Aruba 12 2000
98 North Korea 5 2008
99 Greece 1 2001
=100 Estonia 0.0 2011
=100 Cuba 0.0 2002

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