Palestine: Female literacy rate, ages 15-24

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 Palestine

Female literacy rate, ages 15-24

 Latest value 94.14
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1997 - 2020
 Average 98.80
 Min - Max 94.14 - 99.38
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Palestine from 1997 to 2020. The average value for Palestine during that period was 98.8 percent with a minimum of 94.14 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 99.38 percent in 2018. The latest value from 2020 is 94.14 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 34 countries is 91.74 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Palestine - Female literacy rate, ages 15-24 - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Palestine - Female literacy rate, ages 15-24 - historical chart - 1997-2020




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 94.14 2020 percent
 Male literacy rate, ages 15-24 81.66 2020 percent
 Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 87.70 2020 percent
 Student teacher ratio, primary school 24.45 2018 students per teacher
 Primary school completion rate 94.10 2022 percent
 School starting age, primary school 6 2022 years
 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 0.99 2021 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 1.09 2021 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 1.38 2022 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 49.48 2021 percent
 Primary school enrollment 91.76 2022 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 89.63 2022 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 44.98 2022 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 100.00 2022 percent
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