Education of Israel
Adult literacy rate in Israel is 97.8%. Male literacy is 98.7%. Female literacy is 95.8%. Therefore, male literacy and female literacy differ by 2.9%. Government expenditure on education is 5.9% of GDP. The education index of Israel is 0.854 - formal education levels are high, secondary education is a standard for most of the population; higher education is highly available and widespread due to the fact that graduates are economically demanded, and in many such countries having a higher education is also becoming a default option. People in Israel speak the Arabic, and Hebrew languages.