Pakistan - Youth Literacy Rate

Since 2012, Pakistan Youth Literacy Rate jumped by 0.5points year on year. With 74.53 Percent of Persons Aged 15-24 in 2017, the country was number 115 comparing other countries in Youth Literacy Rate. Pakistan is overtaken by Nigeria, which was number 114 with 75.03 Percent of Persons Aged 15-24 and is followed by Sudan at 73 Percent of Persons Aged 15-24. Turkey lead the ranking with 100.16 Percent of Persons Aged 15-24 in 2019, a growth of 0.2points versus 2018. Uzbekistan, Singapore and Azerbaijan respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Sierra Leone witnessed the best average annual growth at +3.2points per year, while South Africa was the worst growing country at -0.7points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 15-24
2017 74.53
2016
2015
2014 72.80
2013 71.64
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How does Pakistan rank in Youth Literacy Rate?

# 134 Countries Percent of Persons Aged 15-24 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Turkey
100.16 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
2 #2
Uzbekistan
100.00 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
114 #114
Nigeria
75.03 % 2018 NA NA View data
115 #115
Pakistan
74.53 % 2017 NA +0.5 % View data
116 #116
Sudan
73.00 % 2018 NA NA View data
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