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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

402362 13: Indian, Malay, and Chinese students learn together at the Wisma Dharma Candra school March 11, 2002 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Though officially an Islamic country, Malaysia is a multiethnic and multireligious society, with a population that is half Muslim, a quarter Chinese Buddhists, and ten percent Hindu from India. In an age of ethnic strife, poverty, and civil war, Malaysians have managed to forge a peaceful and prosperous multiethnic society. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

The 20 most literate states in India

The results here are based on information from National Family Health Survey - 3 (released Oct 2007) and Government of India's Census 2011 survey reports.