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Nepal in Data Bites: Female Literacy Rate

March 07, 2017

Among 75 districts of Nepal, Kathmandu has the highest female literacy rate (79.8%) whereas Rautahathas the lowest female literacy rate (32%) . Except for the agriculture, forestry and fishing sector, men are dominating employment in all other major sectoral industries. Data source: Central Bureau of Statistics, 2011 and 2014; Nepal in Data Section: Social and Human Development, Sub-section: Education.