Guinea: Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24

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 Guinea

Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24

 Latest value 60.33
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1996 - 2021
 Average 46.14
 Min - Max 27.72 - 60.33
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Guinea from 1996 to 2021. The average value for Guinea during that period was 46.14 percent with a minimum of 27.72 percent in 1996 and a maximum of 60.33 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 60.33 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 49 countries is 95.80 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life.


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 Female literacy rate, ages 15-24 49.09 2021 percent
 Male literacy rate, ages 15-24 71.33 2021 percent
 Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 60.33 2021 percent
 Student teacher ratio, primary school 47.15 2016 students per teacher
 Primary school completion rate 63.18 2021 percent
 School starting age, primary school 7 2022 years
 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 0.85 2020 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 0.72 2019 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 0.46 2021 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 19.66 2021 percent
 Primary school enrollment 97.96 2021 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 35.95 2021 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 6.72 2021 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 69.20 2021 percent
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