Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24)
Definition: Youth literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life.
Description: The map below shows how Literacy rate, youth female (% of females ages 15-24) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Dem. People's Rep. Korea, with a value of 100.00. The country with the lowest value in the world is Afghanistan, with a value of 11.14.
Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.