Latvia: Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24

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 Latvia

Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24

 Latest value 99.82
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1989 - 2021
 Average 99.8
 Min - Max 99.75 - 99.84
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Latvia from 1989 to 2021. The average value for Latvia during that period was 99.8 percent with a minimum of 99.75 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 99.84 percent in 2011. The latest value from 2021 is 99.82 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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Latvia - Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 - recent values




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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 Primary school enrollment 99.74 2021 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 105.81 2021 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 93.48 2021 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 100.00 2021 percent
 PISA math scores 483.159 2022 index points
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