Gender Parity Index for Youth Literacy Rate

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

  1. South Africa grew 0.2% of Gender Parity Index for Youth Literacy Rate in 2019, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 South Africa Gender Parity Index for Youth Literacy Rate jumped by 0.6% year on year close to 1.03 Ratios.
  3. In 2019 Honduras was number 8 in Gender Parity Index for Youth Literacy Rate.
  4. In 2014 Lesotho was ranked number 1 in Gender Parity Index for Youth Literacy Rate reaching 1.18 Ratios, moving from 35 in 2013.

Top Countries in Gender Parity Index for Youth Literacy Rate

# 134 Countries Ratios, Women to Men Aged 15-24 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Lesotho
1.18 2014 NA -1.0 % View data
2 #2
Zimbabwe
1.06 2014 NA NA View data
3 #3
Jamaica
1.05 2014 NA NA View data
4 #4
Rwanda
1.05 2018 NA NA View data
5 #5
Nicaragua
1.04 2015 NA NA View data
6 #6
Gabon
1.04 2018 NA NA View data
7 #7
Botswana
1.04 2014 +0.1 % NA View data
8 #8
Honduras
1.03 2019 -0.0 % +0.4 % View data
9 #9
Bangladesh
1.03 2019 -0.1 % +0.2 % View data
10 #10
South Africa
1.03 2019 +0.2 % +0.6 % View data
11 #11
East Timor
1.03 2018 NA NA View data
12 #12
Swaziland
1.03 2018 NA NA View data
13 #13
Qatar
1.02 2019 -0.3 % -0.4 % View data
14 #14
Sudan
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
15 #15
Uganda
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
16 #16
Malawi
1.01 2015 +8.8 % +1.4 % View data
17 #17
Cape Verde
1.01 2015 NA NA View data
18 #18
Paraguay
1.01 2019 -0.0 % +0.3 % View data
19 #19
Seychelles
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
20 #20
Equatorial Guinea
1.01 2014 NA NA View data
21 #21
Palau
1.01 2015 NA NA View data
22 #22
Thailand
1.01 2018 NA +0.1 % View data
23 #23
Mongolia
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
24 #24
Cambodia
1.01 2015 +0.3 % NA View data
25 #25
Guyana
1.01 2014 NA -0.1 % View data
26 #26
Maldives
1.01 2016 NA NA View data
27 #27
Kuwait
1.01 2019 -0.0 % NA View data
28 #28
Venezuela
1.01 2016 +0.1 % -0.1 % View data
29 #29
Vanuatu
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
30 #30
Oman
1.01 2019 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
31 #31
Mauritius
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
32 #32
Samoa
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
33 #33
Uruguay
1.01 2019 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
34 #34
Albania
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
35 #35
Kenya
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
36 #36
Grenada
1.01 2014 NA NA View data
37 #37
Sri Lanka
1.01 2018 -0.1 % NA View data
38 #38
Malta
1.01 2018 NA NA View data
39 #39
Argentina
1.00 2019 -0.0 % +0.1 % View data
40 #40
Colombia
1.00 2019 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
41 #41
El Salvador
1.00 2019 -0.1 % NA View data
42 #42
Brazil
1.00 2019 -0.0 % -0.1 % View data
43 #43
Philippines
1.00 2015 NA NA View data
44 #44
Malaysia
1.00 2018 +0.0 % NA View data
45 #45
Hungary
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
46 #46
Jordan
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
47 #47
Ecuador
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
48 #48
Tonga
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
49 #49
Costa Rica
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
50 #50
Lebanon
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
51 #51
Brunei
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
52 #52
Mexico
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
53 #53
Sao Tome and Principe
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
54 #54
Fiji
1.00 2017 NA NA View data
55 #55
Turkmenistan
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
56 #56
New Caledonia
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
56 #56
Turkey
1.00 2019 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
58 #58
Kyrgyzstan
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
59 #59
Slovenia
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
60 #60
Russia
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
61 #61
Comoros
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
62 #62
Portugal
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
63 #63
Palestine
1.00 2019 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
64 #64
Armenia
1.00 2017 NA NA View data
65 #65
Spain
1.00 2019 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
66 #66
Belarus
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
66 #66
Tajikistan
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
68 #68
Italy
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
69 #69
Singapore
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
70 #70
Romania
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
71 #71
Chile
1.00 2019 -0.0 % NA View data
72 #72
Bolivia
1.00 2015 NA NA View data
73 #73
Moldova
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
73 #73
Serbia
1.00 2016 NA +0.0 % View data
75 #75
China
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
75 #75
Puerto Rico
1.00 2017 NA NA View data
75 #75
Uzbekistan
1.00 2018 NA +0.0 % View data
78 #78
Barbados
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
79 #79
Indonesia
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
80 #80
Saudi Arabia
1.00 2017 NA NA View data
81 #81
Azerbaijan
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
82 #82
Vietnam
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
83 #83
Aruba
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
84 #84
Dominican Republic
1.00 2019 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
85 #85
Peru
1.00 2019 -0.1 % +0.0 % View data
86 #86
Montenegro
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
87 #87
Macedonia
1.00 2014 NA NA View data
88 #88
Georgia
1.00 2017 NA NA View data
89 #89
Iran
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
90 #90
Algeria
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
91 #91
Bhutan
1.00 2017 NA +1.3 % View data
92 #92
Panama
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
93 #93
Suriname
1.00 2018 NA NA View data
94 #94
Ghana
0.99 2018 NA NA View data
95 #95
Morocco
0.99 2018 NA NA View data
96 #96
Bahrain
0.99 2018 +0.2 % NA View data
97 #97
Myanmar
0.99 2016 NA NA View data
98 #98
Tunisia
0.99 2014 NA NA View data
99 #99
Haiti
0.99 2016 NA NA View data
100 #100
Zambia
0.99 2018 NA NA View data
101 #101
Eritrea
0.99 2018 NA NA View data
102 #102
Madagascar
0.99 2018 NA NA View data
103 #103
Ethiopia
0.98 2017 NA NA View data
104 #104
South Sudan
0.98 2018 NA NA View data
105 #105
Guatemala
0.98 2014 +2.5 % NA View data
106 #106
Tanzania
0.97 2015 NA +0.5 % View data
107 #107
Iraq
0.97 2019 +0.5 % +0.9 % View data
108 #108
Egypt
0.97 2017 NA +0.8 % View data
109 #109
India
0.97 2018 NA NA View data
110 #110
Nepal
0.97 2018 NA NA View data
111 #111
Laos
0.96 2015 NA NA View data
112 #112
Burundi
0.94 2017 NA NA View data
113 #113
Cameroon
0.94 2018 NA NA View data
114 #114
Republic of the Congo
0.92 2018 NA NA View data
115 #115
Gambia
0.91 2015 NA NA View data
116 #116
Sierra Leone
0.89 2018 NA +2.4 % View data
117 #117
Burkina Faso
0.88 2018 NA NA View data
118 #118
Democratic Republic of the Congo
0.88 2016 NA NA View data
119 #119
Togo
0.87 2015 NA NA View data
120 #120
Mozambique
0.85 2017 NA NA View data
121 #121
Senegal
0.84 2017 NA NA View data
122 #122
Nigeria
0.84 2018 NA NA View data
123 #123
Angola
0.83 2014 NA NA View data
124 #124
Pakistan
0.83 2017 NA +0.7 % View data
125 #125
Ivory Coast
0.83 2018 NA NA View data
126 #126
Mauritania
0.80 2017 NA NA View data
127 #127
Afghanistan
0.76 2018 NA NA View data
128 #128
Mali
0.75 2018 NA NA View data
129 #129
Benin
0.74 2018 NA NA View data
130 #130
Liberia
0.70 2017 NA NA View data
131 #131
Guinea-Bissau
0.70 2014 NA NA View data
132 #132
Guinea
0.65 2014 NA NA View data
133 #133
Central African Republic
0.60 2018 NA NA View data
134 #134
Chad
0.55 2016 +9.7 % NA View data

Source: World Bank

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