Sri Lanka: Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Sri Lanka: Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Sri Lanka from 1981 to 2017. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 96.83 percent with a minumum of 91.04 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 98.86 percent in 2017. 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.