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People > Women > Adult literacy rate females as a % of males: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: People - Women - Adult literacy rate: females as a % of males 2000.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Lesotho 129 2000
2 Jamaica 109 2000
3 Botswana 107 2000
4 United Arab Emirates 106 2000
5 Antigua and Barbuda 104 2000
6 Niue 103 2000
=7 The Bahamas 102 2000
=7 Malta 102 2000
=9 Federated States of Micronesia 101 2000
=9 Uruguay 101 2000
=11 Slovakia 100 2000
=11 Dominican Republic 100 2000
=11 Barbados 100 2000
=11 Costa Rica 100 2000
=11 Belize 100 2000
=11 Georgia 100 2000
=11 Philippines 100 2000
=11 Estonia 100 2000
=11 Colombia 100 2000
=11 Qatar 100 2000
=11 Maldives 100 2000
=11 Hungary 100 2000
=11 Lithuania 100 2000
=11 Argentina 100 2000
=11 Slovenia 100 2000
=11 Mongolia 100 2000
=11 Cuba 100 2000
=11 Ukraine 100 2000
=11 Russia 100 2000
=11 Latvia 100 2000
=11 Brazil 100 2000
=11 Belarus 100 2000
=11 Chile 100 2000
=11 Nicaragua 100 2000
=11 Poland 100 2000
=11 Honduras 100 2000
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 99.31 2000
=37 Tajikistan 99 2000
=37 Panama 99 2000
=37 Moldova 99 2000
=37 Uzbekistan 99 2000
=37 Italy 99 2000
=37 Venezuela 99 2000
=37 Trinidad and Tobago 99 2000
=37 Samoa 99 2000
=37 Bulgaria 99 2000
=37 Kazakhstan 99 2000
=37 Guyana 99 2000
=48 Serbia and Montenegro 98 2000
=48 Paraguay 98 2000
=48 Spain 98 2000
=48 Armenia 98 2000
=48 Romania 98 2000
=48 South Africa 98 2000
=48 Croatia 98 2000
=48 Namibia 98 2000
=56 Swaziland 97 2000
=56 South Korea 97 2000
=56 Thailand 97 2000
=56 Suriname 97 2000
=56 Republic of Macedonia 97 2000
=56 Greece 97 2000
=56 Azerbaijan 97 2000
=56 Cyprus 97 2000
=56 North Korea 97 2000
=65 Ecuador 96 2000
=65 Fiji 96 2000
=65 Israel 96 2000
=65 Vietnam 96 2000
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 95.85 2000
=69 Portugal 95 2000
=69 Mexico 95 2000
=69 Kuwait 95 2000
72 Sri Lanka 94 2000
Emerging markets average (profile) 93.52 2000
73 El Salvador 93 2000
=74 Mauritius 92 2000
=74 Haiti 92 2000
=74 Singapore 92 2000
=77 Bosnia and Herzegovina 91 2000
=77 Bahrain 91 2000
=77 Malaysia 91 2000
=77 Zimbabwe 91 2000
=77 Burma 91 2000
82 Peru 90 2000
=83 Indonesia 89 2000
=83 Jordan 89 2000
85 Lebanon 87 2000
86 Bolivia 86 2000
=87 Kenya 85 2000
=87 China 85 2000
89 Zambia 84 2000
Religious countries average (profile) 83.82 2000
90 Iran 83 2000
OPEC countries average (profile) 82.7 2000
=91 Turkey 82 2000
=91 Rwanda 82 2000
=93 Cameroon 81 2000
=93 Madagascar 81 2000
=93 Saudi Arabia 81 2000
=96 Papua New Guinea 80 2000
=96 Guatemala 80 2000
=96 Equatorial Guinea 80 2000
99 Ghana 79 2000
=100 Nigeria 78 2000
=100 Cape Verde 78 2000
=100 Gabon 78 2000
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 77.39 2000
=103 Oman 77 2000
=103 Comoros 77 2000
105 Libya 75 2000
106 Tunisia 74 2000
107 Uganda 73 2000
South and Central Asia average (profile) 73 2000
Muslim countries average (profile) 72.37 2000
=108 Djibouti 72 2000
=108 Burundi 72 2000
110 Cambodia 71 2000
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 70.93 2000
111 Laos 70 2000
112 Democratic Republic of the Congo 69 2000
=113 Syria 68 2000
=113 The Gambia 68 2000
=113 Algeria 68 2000
116 Sudan 67 2000
=117 Ethiopia 66 2000
=117 India 66 2000
=117 Eritrea 66 2000
=117 Chad 66 2000
=117 Egypt 66 2000
Former French colonies average (profile) 65 2000
122 Cote d'Ivoire 63 2000
123 Malawi 62 2000
124 Bangladesh 61 2000
failed states average (profile) 60.36 2000
=125 Senegal 59 2000
=125 Mauritania 59 2000
=125 Togo 59 2000
=128 Central African Republic 58 2000
=128 Morocco 58 2000
130 Bhutan 55 2000
South Asia average (profile) 54.4 2000
131 Liberia 52 2000
=132 Guinea 49 2000
=132 Pakistan 49 2000
134 Mozambique 48 2000
=135 Sierra Leone 45 2000
=135 Benin 45 2000
=135 Mali 45 2000
138 Guinea-Bissau 43 2000
=139 Burkina Faso 42 2000
=139 Iraq 42 2000
141 Afghanistan 41 2000
142 Nepal 40 2000
143 Yemen 37 2000
144 Niger 36 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Women > Adult literacy rate females as a % of males. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNICEF. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Women/Adult-literacy-rate-females-as-a-%-of-males

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