India - Male Adult Literacy Rate

In 2018, the country was number 100 among other countries in Male Adult Literacy Rate with 82.37 Percent of Men Aged 15+. India is overtaken by Nicaragua, which was ranked number 99 at 82.44 Percent of Men Aged 15+ and is followed by Myanmar with 80.01 Percent of Men Aged 15+. Uzbekistan ranked the highest with 100 Percent of Men Aged 15+ in 2019, stable compared to 2018. Azerbaijan, Tajikistan and Armenia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Sierra Leone recorded the best 5 years average growth at +4.6points per year, while South Africa witnessed the worst performance at -1.5points per year.

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Date Percent of Men Aged 15+
2018 82.37
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How does India rank in Male Adult Literacy Rate?

# 135 Countries Percent of Men Aged 15+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Uzbekistan
100.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
2 #2
Azerbaijan
99.87 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
99 #99
Nicaragua
82.44 % 2015 NA NA View data
100 #100
India
82.37 % 2018 NA NA View data
101 #101
Myanmar
80.01 % 2016 NA NA View data
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