Literacy Rate by Country

Country Name 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Uzbekistan 99.99% 0.00% 99.99% 99.98% 99.98%
San Marino 99.92% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Latvia 99.89% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Kazakhstan 99.78% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Belarus 99.76% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Russia 99.73% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Kyrgyz Republic 99.59% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Tonga 99.41% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Italy 99.16% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Samoa 99.10% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Argentina 99.00% 0.00% 99.13% 99.18% 98.99%
United States 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Australia 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Sweden 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Canada 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Faroe Islands 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Austria 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
St. Martin (French Part) 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
French Polynesia 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Switzerland 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Japan 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Sint Maarten (Dutch Part) 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Isle Of Man 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Channel Islands 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Curacao 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Greenland 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Monaco 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Bermuda 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
United Kingdom 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
British Virgin Islands 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Belgium 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Ireland 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Northern Mariana Islands 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Andorra 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Netherlands 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Liechtenstein 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Turks And Caicos Islands 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Norway 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Czech Republic 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Gibraltar 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Germany 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Hong Kong 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Iceland 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
St. Kitts And Nevis 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Finland 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
South Korea 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
New Zealand 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Slovak Republic 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Luxembourg 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Bahamas 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Denmark 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
France 99.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.00% 0.00%
Montenegro 98.85% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Romania 98.84% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Uruguay 98.70% 98.62% 98.56% 98.52% 98.44%
Spain 98.44% 0.00% 98.25% 98.14% 98.09%
Mongolia 98.42% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Jordan 98.23% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Albania 98.14% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Greece 97.94% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Costa Rica 97.86% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Aruba 97.81% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Bahrain 97.46% 97.40% 97.07% 0.00% 0.00%
Singapore 97.34% 97.20% 97.05% 96.83% 96.72%
West Bank And Gaza 97.22% 0.00% 96.93% 96.69% 96.43%
Brunei 97.21% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
China 96.84% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Portugal 96.14% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Kuwait 96.06% 96.04% 0.00% 95.69% 0.00%
Seychelles 95.87% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Indonesia 95.66% 0.00% 95.38% 95.22% 95.12%
Oman 95.65% 95.58% 94.90% 93.04% 91.98%
Panama 95.41% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Mexico 95.38% 94.97% 94.86% 94.47% 94.56%
Colombia 95.09% 0.00% 94.65% 94.25% 94.19%
Lebanon 95.07% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Vietnam 95.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Malaysia 94.85% 95.08% 93.73% 0.00% 0.00%
Malta 94.50% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Peru 94.41% 94.15% 94.17% 94.16% 93.71%
Suriname 94.38% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Paraguay 94.02% 0.00% 94.65% 95.55% 95.03%
Thailand 93.77% 0.00% 0.00% 92.87% 0.00%
Brazil 93.23% 93.08% 92.81% 92.05% 91.73%
Sao Tome And Principe 92.82% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Sri Lanka 91.71% 91.90% 92.39% 0.00% 0.00%
Namibia 91.53% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Mauritius 91.33% 0.00% 93.16% 92.71% 92.47%
El Salvador 89.01% 88.48% 88.14% 87.97% 0.00%
Eswatini 88.42% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Vanuatu 87.51% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 84.70%
Honduras 87.21% 0.00% 88.99% 87.91% 87.20%
Zambia 86.75% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Gabon 84.67% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Kenya 81.54% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 78.73%
Algeria 81.41% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Congo, Rep. 80.30% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Ghana 79.04% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cameroon 77.07% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Eritrea 76.57% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Uganda 76.53% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Madagascar 74.80% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
India 74.37% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Bangladesh 73.91% 72.89% 72.76% 65.14% 61.09%
Morocco 73.75% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Rwanda 73.22% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 70.80%
Timor-Leste 68.07% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Nepal 67.91% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Nigeria 62.02% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Sudan 60.70% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Comoros 58.82% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Sierra Leone 43.21% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Afghanistan 43.02% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Benin 42.36% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Burkina Faso 41.22% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 34.60%
Central African Republic 37.40% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Mali 35.47% 0.00% 0.00% 33.07% 0.00%
South Sudan 34.52% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cabo Verde 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 86.79% 0.00%
Lao PDR 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 84.66% 0.00%
Macao 0.00% 0.00% 96.54% 0.00% 0.00%
Pakistan 0.00% 59.13% 0.00% 0.00% 56.98%
South Africa 0.00% 87.05% 0.00% 94.37% 94.14%
Dominican Republic 0.00% 0.00% 93.78% 91.99% 91.76%
Hungary 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.10%
New Caledonia 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 97.80%
Myanmar 0.00% 0.00% 75.55% 0.00% 0.00%
Azerbaijan 0.00% 99.79% 99.79% 99.79% 99.79%
Grenada 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 98.60%
Liberia 0.00% 48.30% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Zimbabwe 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 88.69%
Ecuador 0.00% 92.83% 94.35% 94.46% 94.22%
Qatar 0.00% 93.46% 93.15% 0.00% 91.33%
Angola 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 66.03%
Venezuela 0.00% 0.00% 97.13% 96.61% 0.00%
Burundi 0.00% 68.38% 0.00% 0.00% 61.57%
Philippines 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 98.18% 0.00%
Egypt 0.00% 71.17% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Tunisia 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 79.04%
Chile 0.00% 96.40% 0.00% 96.87% 0.00%
Nicaragua 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 82.61% 0.00%
Guatemala 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 81.29%
Moldova 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.36%
Palau 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 96.59% 0.00%
Bolivia 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 92.46% 0.00%
Turkey 0.00% 96.15% 96.17% 95.60% 95.44%
Georgia 0.00% 99.36% 0.00% 0.00% 99.59%
Serbia 0.00% 0.00% 98.84% 0.00% 0.00%
Iran 0.00% 0.00% 85.54% 0.00% 84.71%
Mozambique 0.00% 60.66% 0.00% 56.04% 0.00%
UAE 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 93.23% 0.00%
Cambodia 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 80.53% 78.06%
Guyana 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 85.64%
Maldives 0.00% 0.00% 97.74% 0.00% 98.61%
Chad 0.00% 0.00% 22.31% 26.00% 0.00%
Barbados 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.60%
Iraq 0.00% 85.60% 83.30% 0.00% 82.20%
Mauritania 0.00% 53.50% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Saudi Arabia 0.00% 95.33% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Tanzania 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 77.89% 0.00%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 0.00% 0.00% 77.04% 0.00% 0.00%
Lesotho 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 76.64%
Puerto Rico 0.00% 92.39% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Togo 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 63.75% 0.00%
Ethiopia 0.00% 51.77% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Armenia 0.00% 99.74% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Guinea 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 32.00%
Bhutan 0.00% 66.56% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Malawi 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 62.14% 65.15%
Senegal 0.00% 51.90% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Gambia 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 50.78% 0.00%
North Macedonia 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 97.80%
Tajikistan 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.80%
Fiji 0.00% 99.08% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Antigua And Barbuda 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 98.95% 0.00%
Guinea-Bissau 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 45.58%
Slovenia 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.70%
Haiti 0.00% 0.00% 61.69% 0.00% 0.00%
Turkmenistan 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.70%
Jamaica 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 88.10%