Yemen: Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24

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 Yemen

Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24

 Latest value 77.00
 Year 2004
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1994 - 2004
 Average 68.61
 Min - Max 60.22 - 77.00
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1994 to 2004. The average value for Yemen during that period was 68.61 percent with a minimum of 60.22 percent in 1994 and a maximum of 77 percent in 2004. The latest value from 2004 is 77 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2004 based on 27 countries is 87.70 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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 Male literacy rate, ages 15-24 92.85 2004 percent
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 Student teacher ratio, primary school 26.93 2016 students per teacher
 Primary school completion rate 65.54 2016 percent
 School starting age, primary school 6 2022 years
 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 0.87 2016 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 0.73 2016 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 0.44 2011 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 1.59 2016 percent
 Primary school enrollment 83.90 2016 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 47.24 2016 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 9.32 2011 percent
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