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Macao: Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Macao from 1981 to 2016. The average value for Macao during that period was 98.69 percent with a minumum of 94.7 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 99.8 percent in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.