Kuwait - Male Adult Literacy Rate

In 2019, the country was number 49 among other countries in Male Adult Literacy Rate with 96.81 Percent of Men Aged 15+. Kuwait is overtaken by Lebanon, which was ranked number 48 with 96.85 Percent of Men Aged 15+ and is followed by Palau with 96.81 Percent of Men Aged 15+. Uzbekistan lead the ranking 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 witnessed the best average annual 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+
2019 96.81
2018 96.67
2017 96.70
2016
2015 96.39
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How does Kuwait 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
48 #48
Lebanon
96.85 % 2018 NA NA View data
49 #49
Kuwait
96.81 % 2019 +0.1 % NA View data
50 #50
Palau
96.81 % 2015 NA NA View data
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