Literacy rate, people aged 15 and above

percent, 1970–2016

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    1970 Ranking
    1. Barbados 99.27
    2. Grenada 97.79
    3. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 95.63
    2016 Ranking
    1. Andorra 100.00
    2. Azerbaijan 99.79
    3. Serbia 98.84
    4. Spain 98.25
    5. Venezuela 97.13
    6. Singapore 97.05
    7. West Bank and Gaza 96.93
    8. Macau 96.54
    9. Indonesia 95.38
    10. Ecuador 94.35
    11. Peru 94.17
    12. Honduras 88.99
    13. Congo (Kinshasa) 77.04
    14. Burma (Myanmar) 75.55
    15. Bangladesh 72.76
    16. Chad 22.31

    Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people aged 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.

    Source: UNESCO