Literacy - total population 2023 Country Ranks by Rank

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SOURCE: 2023 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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RankCountryValueDate of Info
106 Afghanistan37.32023
110 AkrotiriN/A2023
15 Albania98.42023
69 Algeria81.42023
110 American SamoaN/A2023
1 Andorra1002023
83 Angola71.12023
110 AnguillaN/A2023
110 AntarcticaN/A2023
10 Antigua and Barbuda992023
10 Argentina992023
3 Armenia99.82023
20 Aruba97.82023
110 Ashmore and Cartier IslandsN/A2023
110 AustraliaN/A2023
110 AustriaN/A2023
3 Azerbaijan99.82023
110 Bahamas TheN/A2023
22 Bahrain97.52023
78 Bangladesh74.92023
5 Barbados99.62023
2 Belarus99.92023
110 BelgiumN/A2023
110 BelizeN/A2023
103 Benin45.82023
110 BermudaN/A2023
84 Bhutan70.92023
46 Bolivia92.52023
17 Bosnia and Herzegovina98.12023
57 Botswana88.52023
110 Bouvet IslandN/A2023
43 Brazil94.32023
110 British Indian Ocean TerritoryN/A2023
110 British Virgin IslandsN/A2023
21 Brunei97.62023
15 Bulgaria98.42023
102 Burkina Faso462023
54 Burma89.12023
79 Burundi74.72023
51 Cabo Verde90.82023
64 Cambodia83.92023
75 Cameroon77.12023
110 CanadaN/A2023
11 Cayman Islands98.92023
105 Central African Republic37.42023
109 Chad26.82023
24 Chile972023
26 China96.82023
110 Christmas IslandN/A2023
110 Clipperton IslandN/A2023
110 Cocos (Keeling) IslandsN/A2023
35 Colombia95.62023
92 Comoros622023
72 Congo Democratic Republic of the802023
71 Congo Republic of the80.62023
110 Cook IslandsN/A2023
110 Coral Sea IslandsN/A2023
18 Costa Rica982023
52 Cote d'Ivoire89.92023
7 Croatia99.42023
4 Cuba99.72023
110 CuracaoN/A2023
7 Cyprus99.42023
10 Czechia992023
110 DenmarkN/A2023
110 DhekeliaN/A2023
110 DjiboutiN/A2023
110 DominicaN/A2023
37 Dominican Republic95.22023
42 Ecuador94.52023
81 Egypt73.12023
54 El Salvador89.12023
36 Equatorial Guinea95.32023
76 Eritrea76.62023
2 Estonia99.92023
58 Eswatini88.42023
99 Ethiopia51.82023
110 European UnionN/A2023
110 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)N/A2023
110 Faroe IslandsN/A2023
9 Fiji99.12023
110 FinlandN/A2023
110 FranceN/A2023
110 French PolynesiaN/A2023
110 French Southern and Antarctic LandsN/A2023
63 Gabon85.52023
95 Gambia The58.12023
22 Gaza Strip97.52023
5 Georgia99.62023
110 GermanyN/A2023
73 Ghana792023
110 GibraltarN/A2023
19 Greece97.92023
1 Greenland1002023
13 Grenada98.62023
110 GuamN/A2023
65 Guatemala83.32023
110 GuernseyN/A2023
104 Guinea45.32023
98 Guinea-Bissau52.92023
55 Guyana88.82023
93 Haiti61.72023
110 Heard Island and McDonald IslandsN/A2023
110 Holy See (Vatican City)N/A2023
57 Honduras88.52023
110 Hong KongN/A2023
9 Hungary99.12023
110 IcelandN/A2023
80 India74.42023
31 Indonesia962023
56 Iran88.72023
62 Iraq85.62023
110 IrelandN/A2023
110 Isle of ManN/A2023
20 Israel97.82023
8 Italy99.22023
56 Jamaica88.72023
110 Jan MayenN/A2023
110 JapanN/A2023
110 JerseyN/A2023
15 Jordan98.42023
3 Kazakhstan99.82023
67 Kenya82.62023
110 KiribatiN/A2023
1 Korea North1002023
110 Korea SouthN/A2023
110 KosovoN/A2023
29 Kuwait96.52023
5 Kyrgyzstan99.62023
59 Laos87.12023
2 Latvia99.92023
38 Lebanon95.12023
70 Lesotho812023
100 Liberia48.32023
50 Libya912023
110 LiechtensteinN/A2023
3 Lithuania99.82023
110 LuxembourgN/A2023
23 Macau97.12023
74 Madagascar77.32023
87 Malawi67.32023
39 Malaysia952023
19 Maldives97.92023
107 Mali35.52023
40 Malta94.92023
16 Marshall Islands98.32023
88 Mauritania672023
49 Mauritius92.22023
37 Mexico95.22023
110 Micronesia Federated States ofN/A2023
5 Moldova99.62023
110 MonacoN/A2023
8 Mongolia99.22023
10 Montenegro992023
110 MontserratN/A2023
77 Morocco75.92023
91 Mozambique63.42023
48 Namibia92.32023
110 NauruN/A2023
110 Navassa IslandN/A2023
82 Nepal71.22023
110 NetherlandsN/A2023
25 New Caledonia96.92023
110 New ZealandN/A2023
67 Nicaragua82.62023
106 Niger37.32023
92 Nigeria622023
110 NiueN/A2023
110 Norfolk IslandN/A2023
15 North Macedonia98.42023
110 Northern Mariana IslandsN/A2023
110 NorwayN/A2023
34 Oman95.72023
96 Pakistan582023
28 Palau96.62023
34 Panama95.72023
90 Papua New Guinea64.22023
110 Paracel IslandsN/A2023
42 Paraguay94.52023
42 Peru94.52023
30 Philippines96.32023
110 Pitcairn IslandsN/A2023
3 Poland99.82023
32 Portugal95.92023
47 Puerto Rico92.42023
45 Qatar93.52023
11 Romania98.92023
4 Russia99.72023
77 Rwanda75.92023
110 Saint BarthelemyN/A2023
110 Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da CunhaN/A2023
110 Saint Kitts and NevisN/A2023
110 Saint LuciaN/A2023
110 Saint MartinN/A2023
110 Saint Pierre and MiquelonN/A2023
110 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesN/A2023
9 Samoa99.12023
2 San Marino99.92023
41 Sao Tome and Principe94.82023
21 Saudi Arabia97.62023
97 Senegal56.32023
6 Serbia99.52023
32 Seychelles95.92023
101 Sierra Leone47.72023
22 Singapore97.52023
110 Sint MaartenN/A2023
110 SlovakiaN/A2023
4 Slovenia99.72023
110 Solomon IslandsN/A2023
110 SomaliaN/A2023
39 South Africa952023
110 South Georgia and South Sandwich IslandsN/A2023
108 South Sudan34.52023
13 Spain98.62023
110 Spratly IslandsN/A2023
48 Sri Lanka92.32023
94 Sudan60.72023
39 Suriname952023
110 SvalbardN/A2023
110 SwedenN/A2023
110 SwitzerlandN/A2023
61 Syria86.42023
14 Taiwan98.52023
3 Tajikistan99.82023
68 Tanzania81.82023
44 Thailand94.12023
86 Timor-Leste68.12023
89 Togo66.52023
110 TokelauN/A2023
7 Tonga99.42023
10 Trinidad and Tobago992023
66 Tunisia82.72023
27 Turkey (Turkiye)96.72023
4 Turkmenistan99.72023
110 Turks and Caicos IslandsN/A2023
110 TuvaluN/A2023
73 Uganda792023
1 Ukraine1002023
17 United Arab Emirates98.12023
110 United KingdomN/A2023
110 United StatesN/A2023
110 United States Pacific Island Wildlife RefugesN/A2023
12 Uruguay98.82023
1 Uzbekistan1002023
54 Vanuatu89.12023
22 Venezuela97.52023
33 Vietnam95.82023
110 Virgin IslandsN/A2023
110 Wake IslandN/A2023
110 Wallis and FutunaN/A2023
22 West Bank97.52023
60 World86.72023
85 Yemen70.12023
60 Zambia86.72023
53 Zimbabwe89.72023

NOTE: The information regarding Literacy - total population on this page is re-published from the CIA World Factbook 2023. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Literacy - total population information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Literacy - total population should be addressed to the CIA

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