Adult Literacy Rate - Source OECD

This key economic indicator for the Education And Training sector has been recently updated.

  1. Turkey Adult Literacy Rate jumped by 1points in 2019, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Turkey Adult Literacy Rate increased 0.6points year on year to 98 Percent.
  3. In 2016 Venezuela was number 7 in Adult Literacy Rate.
  4. In 2015 Argentina was number 4 in Adult Literacy Rate totalising 98 Percent, from 20 in 2014.

Top Countries in Adult Literacy Rate - Source OECD

# 30 Countries Percent Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Azerbaijan
100.00 % 2016 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
1 #1
Uzbekistan
100.00 % 2015 +0.0 % NA View data
3 #3
Uruguay
99.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
4 #4
Argentina
98.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
4 #4
Palestine
98.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
4 #4
Turkey
98.00 % 2019 +1.0 % +0.6 % View data
7 #7
Palau
97.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
7 #7
Venezuela
97.00 % 2016 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
9 #9
Ecuador
96.00 % 2019 +1.1 % +0.4 % View data
10 #10
Indonesia
95.00 % 2016 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
10 #10
Mexico
95.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
10 #10
Paraguay
95.00 % 2015 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
10 #10
South Africa
95.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
14 #14
Colombia
94.00 % 2015 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
14 #14
Mauritius
94.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
14 #14
Peru
94.00 % 2016 +0.0 % NA View data
17 #17
Dominican Republic
93.00 % 2019 +1.1 % +0.2 % View data
17 #17
Thailand
93.00 % 2015 NA -0.6 % View data
19 #19
Bolivia
92.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
20 #20
Honduras
90.00 % 2019 +1.1 % +0.7 % View data
21 #21
El Salvador
89.00 % 2019 +0.0 % NA View data
22 #22
Cape Verde
87.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
23 #23
Tanzania
78.00 % 2015 NA +2.8 % View data
24 #24
Democratic Republic of the Congo
77.00 % 2016 NA NA View data
25 #25
Myanmar
76.00 % 2016 NA NA View data
26 #26
Bangladesh
73.00 % 2016 NA +9.2 % View data
27 #27
Togo
64.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
28 #28
Malawi
62.00 % 2015 -4.6 % +0.3 % View data
29 #29
Mali
33.00 % 2015 NA +1.3 % View data
30 #30
Chad
22.00 % 2016 -15.4 % NA View data

Source: OECD

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