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Less than half of women in northeastern Nigerian states are literate

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Yomi Kazeem

Women in northeastern Nigeria are victims of cultural and religious beliefs that deem education an unnecessary luxury for them. As a result, less than half of women in most northeastern states are literate.

Last updated: 2 years ago

Data: Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey (2013)

Last updated: 2 years ago  |  Data: Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey (2013)