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Emerging markets Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers

DEFINITION: Primary education, teachers. Teaching staff in primary. Public and private. Full and part-time. All programmes. Total is the total number of teachers in public and private primary education institutions. Teachers are persons employed full time or part time in an official capacity to guide and direct the learning experience of pupils and students, irrespective of their qualifications or the delivery mechanism, i.e. face-to-face and/or at a distance. This definition excludes educational personnel who have no active teaching duties (e.g. headmasters, headmistresses or principals who do not teach) and persons who work occasionally or in a voluntary capacity in educational institutions.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 China 5.94 million 2011
2 India 3.92 million 2011
3 Indonesia 1.92 million 2011
4 Mexico 531,256 2011
5 Brazil 457,406 1970
6 Pakistan 438,161 2012
7 Philippines 435,385 2009
8 Thailand 347,959 2008
9 Argentina 288,776 2008
10 Russia 277,657 2009
11 South Africa 237,429 2012
12 Turkey 233,073 1995
13 Malaysia 231,683 2010
14 Poland 215,813 2011
15 Colombia 189,335 2012
16 Peru 187,654 2011
17 Venezuela 112,157 1987
18 Ukraine 98,491 2012
19 Chile 69,191 2011
20 Romania 47,560 2011
21 Hungary 36,716 2011
22 Bulgaria 14,608 2011
23 Latvia 9,959 2011
24 Lithuania 9,312 2011
25 Estonia 6,200 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Education/Primary-education,-teachers

Emerging markets Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers

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