Literacy Rate Among Female Youth

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

  1. Turkey rose 0.3points of Literacy Rate Among Female Youth in 2019, from a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Turkey Literacy Rate Among Female Youth jumped by 0.3points year on year attaining 100.2 Percent of Women Aged 15-24.
  3. In 2019 Argentina was ranked number 19 in Literacy Rate Among Female Youth.
  4. In 2018 Italy was ranked number 4 in Literacy Rate Among Female Youth to 99.95 Percent of Women Aged 15-24, moving from 36 in 2017.

Top Countries in Literacy Rate Among Female Youth

# 134 Countries Percent of Women Aged 15-24 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Turkey
100.20 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.3 % View data
2 #2
Uzbekistan
100.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
3 #3
Singapore
99.95 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
4 #4
Italy
99.95 % 2018 NA NA View data
5 #5
Azerbaijan
99.91 % 2019 +0.0 % -0.0 % View data
6 #6
Barbados
99.90 % 2014 NA NA View data
6 #6
Slovenia
99.90 % 2014 NA NA View data
6 #6
Tajikistan
99.90 % 2014 NA NA View data
6 #6
Turkmenistan
99.90 % 2014 NA NA View data
10 #10
Armenia
99.87 % 2017 NA NA View data
11 #11
Belarus
99.87 % 2018 NA NA View data
12 #12
Lebanon
99.84 % 2018 NA NA View data
13 #13
Moldova
99.82 % 2014 NA NA View data
14 #14
Fiji
99.81 % 2017 NA NA View data
15 #15
Kyrgyzstan
99.81 % 2018 NA NA View data
16 #16
Brunei
99.79 % 2018 NA NA View data
17 #17
China
99.78 % 2018 NA NA View data
18 #18
Russia
99.75 % 2018 NA NA View data
19 #19
Argentina
99.74 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.1 % View data
20 #20
Spain
99.73 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
21 #21
Serbia
99.72 % 2016 NA +0.1 % View data
22 #22
Portugal
99.70 % 2018 NA NA View data
23 #23
Indonesia
99.69 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
24 #24
Albania
99.63 % 2018 NA NA View data
25 #25
Seychelles
99.60 % 2018 NA NA View data
26 #26
Malta
99.56 % 2018 NA NA View data
27 #27
Tonga
99.54 % 2018 NA NA View data
28 #28
Brazil
99.54 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
29 #29
Kuwait
99.54 % 2019 +0.0 % NA View data
30 #30
Costa Rica
99.53 % 2018 NA NA View data
31 #31
Grenada
99.50 % 2014 NA NA View data
32 #32
Jordan
99.49 % 2018 NA NA View data
33 #33
Georgia
99.49 % 2017 NA NA View data
34 #34
Mexico
99.46 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
35 #35
Romania
99.44 % 2018 NA NA View data
36 #36
Samoa
99.44 % 2018 NA NA View data
37 #37
Ecuador
99.43 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
38 #38
Bolivia
99.40 % 2015 NA NA View data
39 #39
Botswana
99.40 % 2014 +0.3 % NA View data
40 #40
Palestine
99.40 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
41 #41
Aruba
99.39 % 2018 NA NA View data
42 #42
Mauritius
99.35 % 2018 NA NA View data
43 #43
Bahrain
99.30 % 2018 +0.2 % NA View data
44 #44
New Caledonia
99.30 % 2014 NA NA View data
45 #45
Saudi Arabia
99.28 % 2017 NA NA View data
46 #46
Philippines
99.27 % 2015 NA NA View data
47 #47
Uruguay
99.22 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.0 % View data
48 #48
Palau
99.17 % 2015 NA NA View data
49 #49
Venezuela
99.09 % 2016 -0.2 % +0.2 % View data
50 #50
Maldives
99.09 % 2016 NA NA View data
51 #51
Mongolia
99.08 % 2018 NA NA View data
52 #52
Colombia
99.07 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
53 #53
Chile
99.06 % 2019 -0.0 % NA View data
54 #54
Sri Lanka
99.04 % 2018 -0.1 % NA View data
55 #55
Hungary
99.00 % 2014 NA NA View data
56 #56
Montenegro
98.97 % 2018 NA NA View data
57 #57
Oman
98.96 % 2019 -0.0 % -0.0 % View data
58 #58
Peru
98.94 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
59 #59
Panama
98.87 % 2018 NA NA View data
60 #60
Paraguay
98.86 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.1 % View data
61 #61
Dominican Republic
98.83 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
62 #62
Jamaica
98.80 % 2014 NA NA View data
63 #63
Cape Verde
98.73 % 2015 NA NA View data
64 #64
Equatorial Guinea
98.70 % 2014 NA NA View data
65 #65
Thailand
98.59 % 2018 NA -0.0 % View data
66 #66
Macedonia
98.50 % 2014 NA NA View data
67 #67
El Salvador
98.42 % 2019 +0.2 % NA View data
68 #68
Suriname
98.40 % 2018 NA NA View data
69 #69
Vietnam
98.35 % 2018 NA NA View data
70 #70
Honduras
98.21 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
71 #71
Iran
97.94 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
72 #72
Sao Tome and Principe
97.85 % 2018 NA NA View data
73 #73
Morocco
97.40 % 2018 NA NA View data
74 #74
Algeria
97.25 % 2018 NA NA View data
75 #75
South Africa
97.05 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.4 % View data
76 #76
Guyana
97.04 % 2014 NA +0.7 % View data
77 #77
Malaysia
97.02 % 2018 -0.4 % NA View data
78 #78
Swaziland
96.70 % 2018 NA NA View data
79 #79
Vanuatu
96.60 % 2018 NA NA View data
80 #80
Qatar
96.52 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
81 #81
Bangladesh
96.09 % 2019 +1.2 % +2.1 % View data
82 #82
Tunisia
95.80 % 2014 NA NA View data
83 #83
Lesotho
93.97 % 2014 NA +0.4 % View data
84 #84
Nicaragua
93.60 % 2015 NA NA View data
85 #85
Guatemala
93.27 % 2014 +3.9 % NA View data
86 #86
Zimbabwe
93.19 % 2014 NA NA View data
87 #87
Iraq
93.03 % 2019 +1.1 % +1.7 % View data
88 #88
Bhutan
92.89 % 2017 NA +1.9 % View data
89 #89
Eritrea
92.71 % 2018 NA NA View data
90 #90
Cambodia
92.57 % 2015 +2.4 % NA View data
91 #91
Puerto Rico
92.39 % 2017 NA NA View data
92 #92
Ghana
92.21 % 2018 NA NA View data
93 #93
Zambia
91.63 % 2018 NA NA View data
94 #94
Gabon
91.45 % 2018 NA NA View data
95 #95
Nepal
90.88 % 2018 NA NA View data
96 #96
Laos
90.50 % 2015 NA NA View data
97 #97
India
90.17 % 2018 NA NA View data
98 #98
Uganda
89.95 % 2018 NA NA View data
99 #99
Rwanda
88.50 % 2018 NA NA View data
100 #100
Kenya
88.08 % 2018 NA NA View data
101 #101
Egypt
86.81 % 2017 NA +0.2 % View data
102 #102
Burundi
85.62 % 2017 NA NA View data
103 #103
East Timor
84.65 % 2018 NA NA View data
104 #104
Tanzania
84.64 % 2015 NA +3.1 % View data
105 #105
Myanmar
84.41 % 2016 NA NA View data
106 #106
Haiti
82.63 % 2016 NA NA View data
107 #107
Cameroon
82.41 % 2018 NA NA View data
108 #108
Madagascar
80.68 % 2018 NA NA View data
109 #109
Democratic Republic of the Congo
79.71 % 2016 NA NA View data
110 #110
Republic of the Congo
78.74 % 2018 NA NA View data
111 #111
Togo
78.37 % 2015 NA NA View data
112 #112
Comoros
78.30 % 2018 NA NA View data
113 #113
Sudan
73.49 % 2018 NA NA View data
114 #114
Malawi
73.39 % 2015 +0.1 % +0.9 % View data
115 #115
Ethiopia
71.97 % 2017 NA NA View data
116 #116
Angola
70.59 % 2014 NA NA View data
117 #117
Nigeria
68.26 % 2018 NA NA View data
118 #118
Pakistan
67.54 % 2017 NA +0.9 % View data
119 #119
Mozambique
65.49 % 2017 NA NA View data
120 #120
Gambia
64.45 % 2015 NA NA View data
121 #121
Senegal
63.50 % 2017 NA NA View data
122 #122
Sierra Leone
62.70 % 2018 NA +4.3 % View data
123 #123
Mauritania
56.76 % 2017 NA NA View data
124 #124
Afghanistan
56.25 % 2018 NA NA View data
125 #125
Burkina Faso
54.67 % 2018 NA NA View data
126 #126
Ivory Coast
53.03 % 2018 NA NA View data
127 #127
Benin
51.94 % 2018 NA NA View data
128 #128
Guinea-Bissau
49.76 % 2014 NA NA View data
129 #129
South Sudan
47.37 % 2018 NA NA View data
130 #130
Liberia
45.64 % 2017 NA NA View data
131 #131
Mali
43.40 % 2018 NA NA View data
132 #132
Guinea
37.21 % 2014 NA NA View data
133 #133
Central African Republic
28.71 % 2018 NA NA View data
134 #134
Chad
22.39 % 2016 -13.9 % NA View data

Source: World Bank

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