Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, female (%) - for all countries


The series "Literacy" contains 14,844 data rows in 24 data sets for 167 countries.
Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Female is the percentage of females age 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life. Generally, 'literacy' also encompasses 'numeracy', the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations. This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of female literates aged 15 years and over by the corresponding age group population and multiplying the result by 100.
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Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, female (%) Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Female is the percentage of females age 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life. Generally, 'literacy' also encompasses 'numeracy', the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations. This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of female literates aged 15 years and over by the corresponding age group population and multiplying the result by 100. /statistic/literacy%20rate%2C%20ages%2015%20and%20above%2C%20female

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Senegal
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Gambia
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Guinea-Bissau
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Liberia
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Burkina Faso
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Sierra Leone
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Central African Republic
Mali
Mali
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Benin
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Guinea
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South Sudan
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Afghanistan
Chad
Chad
Niger
Niger

Source: Worldbank