Uganda - Adult Literacy Rate

With 76.53 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2018, the country was number 99 comparing other countries in Adult Literacy Rate. Uganda is overtaken by Eritrea, which was ranked number 98 with 76.57 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ and is followed by Myanmar at 75.55 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Uzbekistan topped the ranking with 99.99 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2019, stable compared to 2018. Azerbaijan, Tajikistan and Belarus respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Sierra Leone witnessed the best average annual growth at +5.9points per year, while South Africa witnessed the worst performance at -1.4points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 15+
2018 76.53
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How does Uganda rank in Adult Literacy Rate?

# 135 Countries Percent of Persons Aged 15+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Uzbekistan
99.99 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
2 #2
Azerbaijan
99.81 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
98 #98
Eritrea
76.57 % 2018 NA NA View data
99 #99
Uganda
76.53 % 2018 NA NA View data
100 #100
Myanmar
75.55 % 2016 NA NA View data
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