Uzbekistan is the top country by youth literacy rate in the world. As of 2015, youth literacy rate in Uzbekistan was 100 %. The top 5 countries also includes Poland, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Estonia, and Azerbaijan.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Youth (15-24) literacy rate (%). Total is the number of people age 15 to 24 years who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement on their everyday life, divided by the population in that age group. Generally, ‘literacy’ also encompasses ‘numeracy’, the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations.