Literacy rate, 2018 - Country rankings:
The average for 2018 based on 78 countries was 84.97 percent.The highest value was in Uzbekistan: 99.99 percent and the lowest value was in Niger: 35.05 percent. The indicator is available from 1970 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: percent; Source: UNESCO
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series