Literacy - male 2024 Country Ranks by Rank

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SOURCE: 2024 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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RankCountryValueDate of Info
94 Afghanistan52.10
100 AkrotiriN/A2024
12 Albania98.70
57 Algeria87.40
100 American SamoaN/A0
1 Andorra1000
66 Angola82.60
100 AnguillaN/A0
100 AntarcticaN/A2024
15 Antigua and Barbuda98.40
10 Argentina98.90
3 Armenia99.80
18 Aruba97.80
100 Ashmore and Cartier IslandsN/A2024
100 AustraliaN/A0
100 AustriaN/A0
2 Azerbaijan99.90
100 Bahamas TheN/A0
2 Bahrain99.90
74 Bangladesh77.80
5 Barbados99.60
2 Belarus99.90
100 BelgiumN/A0
100 BelizeN/A0
91 Benin56.90
100 BermudaN/A0
73 Bhutan77.90
27 Bolivia96.50
6 Bosnia and Herzegovina99.40
55 Botswana880
100 Bouvet IslandN/A2024
35 Brazil94.40
100 British Indian Ocean TerritoryN/A2024
100 British Virgin IslandsN/A0
16 Brunei98.30
12 Bulgaria98.70
93 Burkina Faso54.50
41 Burma92.40
68 Burundi81.30
36 Cabo Verde94.20
52 Cambodia88.40
66 Cameroon82.60
100 CanadaN/A0
12 Cayman Islands98.70
95 Central African Republic49.20
99 Chad35.40
22 Chile97.10
14 China98.50
100 Christmas IslandN/A2024
100 Clipperton IslandN/A2024
100 Cocos (Keeling) IslandsN/A2024
32 Colombia95.40
83 Comoros670
49 Congo Democratic Republic of the89.50
59 Congo Republic of the85.90
100 Cook IslandsN/A0
100 Coral Sea IslandsN/A2024
17 Costa Rica980
39 Cote d'Ivoire93.10
4 Croatia99.70
5 Cuba99.60
100 CuracaoN/A2024
5 Cyprus99.60
9 Czechia990
100 DenmarkN/A0
100 DhekeliaN/A2024
100 DjiboutiN/A0
100 DominicaN/A0
33 Dominican Republic95.10
34 Ecuador94.90
71 Egypt78.80
44 El Salvador91.30
20 Equatorial Guinea97.40
63 Eritrea84.40
2 Estonia99.90
53 Eswatini88.30
90 Ethiopia57.20
100 European UnionN/A0
100 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)N/A0
100 Faroe IslandsN/A0
8 Fiji99.10
100 FinlandN/A0
100 FranceN/A0
100 French PolynesiaN/A0
100 French Southern and Antarctic LandsN/A2024
58 Gabon86.20
87 Gambia The65.20
11 Gaza Strip98.80
4 Georgia99.70
100 GermanyN/A0
65 Ghana83.50
100 GibraltarN/A0
14 Greece98.50
1 Greenland1000
13 Grenada98.60
100 GuamN/A0
56 Guatemala87.70
100 GuernseyN/A0
89 Guinea61.20
83 Guinea-Bissau670
50 Guyana89.30
86 Haiti65.30
100 Heard Island and McDonald IslandsN/A2024
100 Holy See (Vatican City)N/A0
54 Honduras88.20
100 Hong KongN/A0
8 Hungary99.10
100 IcelandN/A0
67 India82.40
20 Indonesia97.40
41 Iran92.40
45 Iraq91.20
100 IrelandN/A0
100 Isle of ManN/A0
12 Israel98.70
6 Italy99.40
64 Jamaica840
100 Jan MayenN/A2024
100 JapanN/A0
100 JerseyN/A0
12 Jordan98.70
3 Kazakhstan99.80
60 Kenya85.50
100 KiribatiN/A0
1 Korea North1000
100 Korea SouthN/A0
100 KosovoN/A2024
22 Kuwait97.10
4 Kyrgyzstan99.70
43 Laos91.40
2 Latvia99.90
24 Lebanon96.90
76 Lesotho72.90
88 Liberia62.70
26 Libya96.70
100 LiechtensteinN/A0
3 Lithuania99.80
100 LuxembourgN/A0
14 Macau98.50
71 Madagascar78.80
80 Malawi71.20
28 Malaysia96.20
19 Maldives97.60
96 Mali46.20
38 Malta93.40
16 Marshall Islands98.30
78 Mauritania71.80
37 Mauritius93.50
29 Mexico96.10
100 Micronesia Federated States ofN/A0
4 Moldova99.70
100 MonacoN/A0
8 Mongolia99.10
6 Montenegro99.40
100 MontserratN/A0
62 Morocco84.80
75 Mozambique74.10
46 Namibia90.60
100 NauruN/A0
100 Navassa IslandN/A2024
69 Nepal810
100 NetherlandsN/A0
21 New Caledonia97.30
100 New ZealandN/A0
67 Nicaragua82.40
97 Niger45.80
79 Nigeria71.30
100 NiueN/A0
100 Norfolk IslandN/A0
8 North Macedonia99.10
100 Northern Mariana IslandsN/A0
100 NorwayN/A0
23 Oman970
81 Pakistan69.30
25 Palau96.80
11 Panama98.80
84 Papua New Guinea65.60
100 Paracel IslandsN/A2024
34 Paraguay94.90
23 Peru970
30 Philippines95.70
100 Pitcairn IslandsN/A0
3 Poland99.80
18 Portugal97.80
41 Puerto Rico92.40
41 Qatar92.40
8 Romania99.10
4 Russia99.70
72 Rwanda78.70
100 Saint BarthelemyN/A0
100 Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da CunhaN/A0
100 Saint Kitts and NevisN/A0
100 Saint LuciaN/A0
100 Saint MartinN/A0
100 Saint Pierre and MiquelonN/A0
100 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesN/A0
9 Samoa990
2 San Marino99.90
27 Sao Tome and Principe96.50
13 Saudi Arabia98.60
82 Senegal68.40
2 Serbia99.90
32 Seychelles95.40
92 Sierra Leone56.30
10 Singapore98.90
100 Sint MaartenN/A0
100 SlovakiaN/A0
4 Slovenia99.70
100 Solomon IslandsN/A0
100 SomaliaN/A0
31 South Africa95.50
100 South Georgia and South Sandwich IslandsN/A2024
98 South Sudan40.30
9 Spain990
100 Spratly IslandsN/A2024
40 Sri Lanka930
85 Sudan65.40
27 Suriname96.50
100 SvalbardN/A0
100 SwedenN/A0
100 SwitzerlandN/A0
42 Syria91.70
4 Taiwan99.70
3 Tajikistan99.80
60 Tanzania85.50
31 Thailand95.50
77 Timor-Leste71.90
70 Togo800
100 TokelauN/A0
6 Tonga99.40
7 Trinidad and Tobago99.20
51 Tunisia89.10
8 Turkey (Turkiye)99.10
3 Turkmenistan99.80
100 Turks and Caicos IslandsN/A0
100 TuvaluN/A0
64 Uganda840
1 Ukraine1000
11 United Arab Emirates98.80
100 United KingdomN/A0
100 United StatesN/A0
100 United States Pacific Island Wildlife RefugesN/A2024
14 Uruguay98.50
1 Uzbekistan1000
48 Vanuatu89.80
20 Venezuela97.40
23 Vietnam970
100 Virgin IslandsN/A0
100 Wake IslandN/A2024
100 Wallis and FutunaN/A0
11 West Bank98.80
47 World90.10
61 Yemen85.10
46 Zambia90.60
53 Zimbabwe88.30

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