Turkey - Male Adult Literacy Rate

Since 2014, Turkey Male Adult Literacy Rate jumped by 0.1points year on year. With 99.19 Percent of Men Aged 15+ in 2019, the country was number 17 comparing other countries in Male Adult Literacy Rate. Turkey is overtaken by Tonga, which was number 16 with 99.35 Percent of Men Aged 15+ and is followed by Hungary with 99.16 Percent of Men Aged 15+. Uzbekistan ranked the highest with 100 Percent of Men Aged 15+ in 2019, that is stable versus 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 was the worst growing country at -1.5points per year.

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Date Percent of Men Aged 15+
2019 99.19
2018 99.03
2017 98.82
2016 98.78
2015 98.58
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How does Turkey 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
16 #16
Tonga
99.35 % 2018 NA NA View data
17 #17
Turkey
99.19 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.1 % View data
18 #18
Hungary
99.16 % 2014 NA NA View data
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