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Canada has emerged the most educated country in the world in 2022 and the country has a literacy rate of 60 Percentage, according to OECB data. Almost 89 percentage of people in Canada have managed to get secondary education.
Russia became the second most educated country in the world, according to OECD and the country has a literacy rate of 56.70 Percentage with a population of 145,805,947.
Most of the citizens in Japan can read and write subjects like maths, science and many more. The island nation has the literacy rate of 52.70 Percentage with a population of 125,584,838.
Luxembourg has a literacy rate of 51.30 Percentage, and a population of 642, 371, according to OECD. Notably, the education in Luxembourg is multilingual and consists of fundamental education, secondary education and higher education.
South Korea ranked as the fifth most educated country in the world with the literacy rate @ 50.70 Percentage and the population of South Korea is 51,329,899.
Israel comes at sixth spot in OECD’s list of most educated country in the world with the population of 8,922,892 and literacy rate of 50.10 Percentage.
United States of America
Most of the year, the United States used to dominate rankings of the best universities in the world. However, this year, the US ranked seventh most educated country in the world with a population of 334,805,269 and the literacy rate of 50.10 Percentage
Ireland is the most educated country in the world is with the population of 5,020,199 and literacy rate of 49.90 Percentage. Interestingly, education is compulsory for all children in Ireland from the ages of six to sixteen or until students have completed three years of second-level education.
The UK came at 10th rank with a population on 68,497,907 and the literacy rate of 49.40 Percentage. The UK education system is divided into four main parts such as primary education, secondary education, further education and higher education.
Australia completes the list of the top 10 most educated countries in the world with the population of 26,068,792 and literacy rate of 49.30 Percentage.