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Education Outcomes: Learning
Barriers to Education
Learning outcomes
Violence
Percentage of population aged 15+ that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)​
Percentage of population aged 15-24 that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)
Intimate Partner Violence - Percent of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-19 subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months (%)
Country Region Income level Female Male Gap Female Male Gap Female
Afghanistan South Asia Low income 29.80 55.50 25.70 56.30 74.10 17.80 28.70
Honduras Latin America & Caribbean Lower middle income 87.30 87.10 -0.10 98.20 94.90 -3.30 16.40
India South Asia Lower middle income 65.80 82.40 16.60 90.20 93.00 2.80 26.90
Kenya Sub-Saharan Africa Lower middle income 78.20 85.00 6.80 88.10 87.60 -0.50 27.40
Nigeria Sub-Saharan Africa Lower middle income 52.70 71.30 18.60 68.30 81.60 13.30 9.20
Peru Latin America & Caribbean Upper middle income 91.70 97.10 5.40 99.00 99.10 0.10 21.50

Afghanistan

Region Income Level
South Asia Low income
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15+ that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)​
Female Male Gap
29.80 55.50 25.70
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15-24 that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)
Female Male Gap
56.30 74.10 17.80
Barriers to Education / Violence Intimate Partner Violence - Percent of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-19 subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months (%)
Female
28.70

Honduras

Region Income Level
Latin America & Caribbean Lower middle income
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15+ that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)​
Female Male Gap
87.30 87.10 -0.10
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15-24 that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)
Female Male Gap
98.20 94.90 -3.30
Barriers to Education / Violence Intimate Partner Violence - Percent of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-19 subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months (%)
Female
16.40

India

Region Income Level
South Asia Lower middle income
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15+ that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)​
Female Male Gap
65.80 82.40 16.60
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15-24 that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)
Female Male Gap
90.20 93.00 2.80
Barriers to Education / Violence Intimate Partner Violence - Percent of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-19 subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months (%)
Female
26.90

Kenya

Region Income Level
Sub-Saharan Africa Lower middle income
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15+ that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)​
Female Male Gap
78.20 85.00 6.80
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15-24 that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)
Female Male Gap
88.10 87.60 -0.50
Barriers to Education / Violence Intimate Partner Violence - Percent of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-19 subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months (%)
Female
27.40

Nigeria

Region Income Level
Sub-Saharan Africa Lower middle income
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15+ that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)​
Female Male Gap
52.70 71.30 18.60
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15-24 that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)
Female Male Gap
68.30 81.60 13.30
Barriers to Education / Violence Intimate Partner Violence - Percent of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-19 subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months (%)
Female
9.20

Peru

Region Income Level
Latin America & Caribbean Upper middle income
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15+ that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)​
Female Male Gap
91.70 97.10 5.40
Education Outcomes: Learning / Learning outcomes Percentage of population aged 15-24 that can both read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life (%)
Female Male Gap
99.00 99.10 0.10
Barriers to Education / Violence Intimate Partner Violence - Percent of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-19 subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months (%)
Female
21.50