236 rows · This is a list of countries by literacy rate. The figures represented are almost entirely collected by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) on behalf of UNESCO with 2015 estimates based on people aged 15 or over who can read and write. Where data is taken from a different source, notes are provided.
Literacy rate, adult female (% of females ages 15 and above) Literacy rate, adult male (% of males ages 15 and above) Literacy rate, youth (ages 15-24), gender parity index (GPI) Literacy rate, youth male (% of males ages 15-24) Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24).
Mar 31, 2014 · According to the country-facts data, the literacy rate in France is 99% with a rank of 37 out of 215 countries.And the literacy rate in Germany is also 99% with a rank of 20 out of 215 countries. However, I was able to find recent news articles that adult illiteracy rate is .
At a glance: France. Newsline. Statistics. Contact us. Countries in this region. All countries. Country website. Statistics; Please note that the data for all countries is in the process of being updated. For the most recent data (including 2013 data), Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*.