Literacy rate, women aged 15 and above

percent, 1970–2020

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    1970 Ranking
    1. Barbados 99.25
    2. Grenada 97.59
    3. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 95.50
    2020 Ranking
    1. Armenia 99.75
    2. Mongolia 99.24
    3. Spain 98.19
    4. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 97.61
    5. West Bank and Gaza 96.20
    6. Saudi Arabia 96.05
    7. Colombia 95.88
    8. Kuwait 95.35
    9. Indonesia 94.55
    10. Mexico 94.50
    11. Paraguay 94.18
    12. Ecuador 92.49
    13. Peru 92.02
    14. Bangladesh 72.01
    15. Mali 22.08

    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 via World Bank