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Top 10 Countries With Highest Illiteracy Rate

16-OCT-2015 16:50

    Education is the only tools that build a community then the whole country. Schools and universities are responsible to found generations able to benefit their societies. So, well-educated countries are obvious that their life basics such as politics and economy are stable or progressing to the better. On the contrary, there are some countries that are reported to be the most illiterate ones. Here, we are giving the list of “Top 10 Countries with Highest Illiteracy Rate” as per latest report of CIA World Factbook (Central Intelligence Agency).

    Top 10 Countries with Highest Illiteracy Rate

    Rank

    Country

    Value

    1

    Luxembourg

    100.00

    1

    Korea, North

    100.00

    1

    Liechtenstein

    100.00

    1

    Norway

    100.00

    1

    Finland

    100.00

    1

    Vatican City

    100.00

    1

    Greenland

    100.00

    1

    Andorra

    100.00

    2

    Latvia

    99.80

    2

    Cuba

    99.80

    2

    Estonia

    99.80

    2

    Azerbaijan

    99.80

    3

    Slovenia

    99.70

    3

    Tajikistan

    99.70

    3

    Ukraine

    99.70

    3

    Lithuania

    99.70

    3

    Poland

    99.70

    3

    Russia

    99.70

    3

    Kazakhstan

    99.70

    3

    Georgia

    99.70

    3

    Barbados

    99.70

    4

    Slovakia

    99.60

    4

    Turkmenistan

    99.60

    4

    Armenia

    99.60

    4

    Belarus

    99.60

    5

    Uzbekistan

    99.40

    6

    Kyrgyzstan

    99.20

    7

    Saint Pierre and Miquelon

    99.00

    7

    Switzerland

    99.00

    7

    Sweden

    99.00

    7

    Tonga

    99.00

    7

    United Kingdom

    99.00

    7

    United States

    99.00

    7

    Monaco

    99.00

    7

    Moldova

    99.00

    7

    New Zealand

    99.00

    7

    Netherlands

    99.00

    7

    Ireland

    99.00

    7

    Iceland

    99.00

    7

    Italy

    99.00

    7

    Japan

    99.00

    7

    Hungary

    99.00

    7

    Canada

    99.00

    7

    Czech Republic

    99.00

    7

    Denmark

    99.00

    7

    France

    99.00

    7

    Guam

    99.00

    7

    Germany

    99.00

    7

    Antigua and Barbuda

    99.00

    7

    Belgium

    99.00

    7

    Australia

    99.00

    8

    Cayman Islands

    98.90

    8

    Croatia

    98.90

    9

    Samoa

    98.80

    9

    Trinidad and Tobago

    98.80

    10

    Cyprus

    98.70

    Literacy is the key of socio-economic progress. It is a platform for democratization, and a vehicle for the promotion of cultural and national identity. Hence, in the above "Top 10 Countries with Highest Illiteracy Rate" will gives the clear picture of backwardness.

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