Literacy Rates – % – Country Comparisons – Male vs. Female #literacy #womensilliteracy

imagesWORLD: Literacy definition: age 15 and over can read and write
male: 89.9%
female: 82.2% (2015 est.)
note: more than three-quarters of the world’s 781 million illiterate adults are found in South and West Asia and sub-Saharan Africa; of all the illiterate adults in the world, almost two-thirds are women (2012)

Find out the numbers country by country

 

 

 

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