The pattern of the total literacy rates emerged among the major religious communities is followed in general among males and females also. Jains have the highest literacy rates for both males (97.4 per cent) and females (90.6 per cent).
Which religion is more educated?
Hindus are the most educated — based on college degrees — among US religious groups, followed by Unitarians Universalists, Jews, Anglicans and congregants of the Episcopal Church, according to a new study.
Which religion is most uneducated in India?
Muslims have the highest number of illiterates — nearly 43 percent of their population — while Jains have the highest number of literates among India’s religious communities with over 86 percent of them educated.
Which religion has lowest literacy rate?
According to the data, the percentage of illiterates is 36.4 for Hindus, 32.5 for Sikhs, 28.2 for Buddhists and 25.6 for Christians.
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Which caste has highest literacy rate in India?
NEW DELHI: Jains have the highest percentage of literates above 7 years of age among India’s religious communities, with Census India 2011 finding 86.73% of them as literate and only 13.57% as illiterate.
What is the smartest religion?
A 2016 Pew Center global study on religion and education around the world ranked Jews as the most educated (13.4 years of schooling) followed by Christians (9.3 years of schooling).
Which religion is best in the world?
Adherents in 2020
How many Muslims are literate in the world?
As compared to 63.60 per cent of 7 years-plus Hindus and 57.28 per cent Muslims in the ‘literate’ category, the percentage of literates among Christians is 74.34 per cent, among Buddhists 71.83 per cent and among Sikhs 67.51 per cent. Jains have the highest percentage of educated members who are graduates and above.
What is the literacy rate in Pakistan?
The current literacy rate of Pakistan is 62.3 which mean that an estimated population of 60 million is illiterate in the country.
Which religion is richest in India?
Christians. Christianity is the country’s wealthiest faith.
Which religion is most educated in Kerala?
Though Muslims are in a minority, they are highly literate in comparison with other communities in eight states.
Which is the richest community in India?
As per national survey NFHS-4 conducted in 2018 Jains was declared wealthiest of any community with 70% of its population living in top quintiles of wealth.