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Zambia: Male literacy rate, ages 15-24: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Zambia from 1990 to 2010. The average value for Zambia during that period was 75.83 percent with a minumum of 67.27 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 91.2 percent in 2010. 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.