This page has a list of countries by Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24), according to officially-recognized international sources compiled by the World Bank. Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.

  • Aruba
    99.39 %
  • Afghanistan
    56.25 %
  • Angola
    67.29 %
  • Albania
    99.63 %
  • Andorra
    100 %
  • United Arab Emirates
    99.11 %
  • Argentina
    99.76 %
  • Armenia
    99.87 %
  • Azerbaijan
    99.91 %
  • Burundi
    85.62 %
  • Benin
    51.94 %
  • Burkina Faso
    54.67 %
  • Bangladesh
    96.09 %
  • Bulgaria
    97.78 %
  • Bahrain
    99.3 %
  • Belarus
    99.87 %
  • Belize
    89.92 %
  • Bolivia
    99.4 %
  • Brazil
    99.43 %
  • Bhutan
    92.89 %
  • Botswana
    99.51 %
  • Central African Republic
    28.71 %
  • Chile
    99.01 %
  • China
    99.78 %
  • Cameroon
    82.41 %
  • Colombia
    99.07 %
  • Comoros
    78.3 %
  • Costa Rica
    99.53 %
  • Cuba
    99.91 %
  • Cyprus
    99.88 %
  • Germany
    100 %
  • Dominican Republic
    98.87 %
  • Algeria
    97.25 %
  • Ecuador
    99.4 %
  • Euro area
    99.75 %
  • Eritrea
    92.71 %
  • Spain
    99.74 %
  • Estonia
    99.97 %
  • Ethiopia
    71.97 %
  • European Union
    99.75 %
  • Gabon
    91.45 %
  • Georgia
    99.49 %
  • Ghana
    92.21 %
  • Guinea
    47.51 %
  • Equatorial Guinea
    98.8 %
  • Greece
    99.07 %
  • Greenland
    100 %
  • Guatemala
    91 %
  • Guyana
    94.73 %
  • Honduras
    98.19 %
  • Croatia
    99.75 %
  • Haiti
    82.63 %
  • Hungary
    99.45 %
  • Indonesia
    99.7 %
  • India
    90.17 %
  • Iraq
    52.71 %
  • Italy
    99.95 %
  • Jamaica
    98.84 %
  • Jordan
    99.49 %
  • Kazakhstan
    99.85 %
  • Kenya
    88.08 %
  • Cambodia
    92.57 %
  • Kuwait
    99.5 %
  • Lebanon
    99.84 %
  • Liberia
    45.64 %
  • Libya
    99.93 %
  • Sri Lanka
    99.04 %
  • Lesotho
    93.4 %
  • Lithuania
    99.92 %
  • Latvia
    99.86 %
  • Morocco
    97.4 %
  • Moldova
    99.42 %
  • Madagascar
    80.68 %
  • Maldives
    99.09 %
  • Mexico
    99.39 %
  • Marshall Islands
    98.76 %
  • Mali
    43.4 %
  • Malta
    99.56 %
  • Myanmar
    84.41 %
  • Montenegro
    98.97 %
  • Mongolia
    99.08 %
  • Mozambique
    65.49 %
  • Mauritania
    56.76 %
  • Mauritius
    99.35 %
  • Malawi
    73.39 %
  • Malaysia
    97.02 %
  • Namibia
    96.2 %
  • Niger
    35.56 %
  • Nigeria
    68.26 %
  • Nicaragua
    93.6 %
  • Nepal
    90.88 %
  • Oman
    98.98 %
  • Pakistan
    67.54 %
  • Panama
    98.87 %
  • Peru
    98.97 %
  • Philippines
    99.27 %
  • Palau
    99.17 %
  • Papua New Guinea
    64.06 %
  • Poland
    100 %
  • Puerto Rico
    92.39 %
  • Portugal
    99.7 %
  • Paraguay
    98.87 %
  • Palestine
    99.38 %
  • Qatar
    96.11 %
  • Romania
    99.44 %
  • Rwanda
    88.5 %
  • South Asia
    88.13 %
  • Saudi Arabia
    99.28 %
  • Sudan
    73.49 %
  • Senegal
    63.5 %
  • Singapore
    99.94 %
  • Sierra Leone
    62.7 %
  • El Salvador
    98.21 %
  • Serbia
    98.18 %
  • South Sudan
    47.37 %
  • Sao Tome and Principe
    97.85 %
  • Suriname
    98.4 %
  • Slovenia
    99.91 %
  • Swaziland
    96.7 %
  • Seychelles
    99.6 %
  • Chad
    22.39 %
  • Togo
    78.37 %
  • Thailand
    98.59 %
  • Tajikistan
    99.89 %
  • Tonga
    99.54 %
  • Trinidad and Tobago
    99.62 %
  • Tunisia
    96.66 %
  • Turkey
    99.59 %
  • Tanzania
    84.64 %
  • Uganda
    89.95 %
  • Ukraine
    99.81 %
  • Uruguay
    99.17 %
  • Uzbekistan
    100 %
  • Vietnam
    98.35 %
  • Vanuatu
    96.6 %
  • World
    90.54 %
  • Samoa
    99.44 %
  • South Africa
    96.88 %
  • Zambia
    91.63 %
  • Zimbabwe
    93.5 %