Illiteracy rate in Morocco is more common in adults over 50 years old at 61.1 percent, but drops to 3.7 percent for children who are less than 15 years old.
Following are the top 10 countries with highest illiteracy rates.
|Rank||Country||Adult Illiteracy rate|
The most recent data reveals that such literacy rates range from 80% and above in nine countries (Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, and Libya), which are relatively small states with the exception of Saudi Arabia, to less than 75% in nine other countries with large
Equatorial Guinea has one of the highest literacy rates on the African continent. The 10 Most Literate Countries Of Africa.
|Ranking||Country||Adult Literacy Rate (both sexes, 15+years)|
|2||Sao Tome And Principe||92|
Morocco’s education system consists of 6 years of primary, 3 years of lower-middle / intermediate school , 3 years of upper secondary, and tertiary education . The education system is under the purview of the Ministry of National Education (MNE) and Ministry of Higher Education and Executive Training.
South Sudan ranks lowest of them all, with a literacy rate of just 27%, followed by Afghanistan at 28.1%, Burkina Faso at 28.7%, Niger at 28.7%, Mali at 33.4%, Chad at 35.4%, Somalia at 37.8%, Ethiopia at 39%, Guinea at 41% and Benin at 42.4%.
1. Russia : The country with the highest literacy rate in Russia with almost 53% of the population has tertiary education.
Lowest Literacy Rates South Sudan . 27.0% Afghanistan. 28.1. Niger. 28.7. Burkina Faso. 28.7. Mali. 33.4. Chad. 35.4. Somalia. 37.8. Ethiopia. 39.0.
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While we might not have broken into the top 10 of the world’s richest countries, South Africa tops the list as the richest country in Africa. Egypt and Nigeria follow in second and third place respectively. Morocco, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania , Ghana , Angola and Mauritius round out the top 10.
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