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European Union Compared by Education > Secondary education, teachers per 1000

DEFINITION: Secondary education, teachers. Teaching staff in total secondary. Public and private. Full and part-time. All programmes. Total is the total number of teachers in public and private secondary education institutions (ISCED 2 and 3). 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Lithuania 12.53 2011
2 Croatia 11.21 2011
3 Malta 10.61 2011
4 Belgium 10.52 2002
5 Luxembourg 9.88 2010
6 Portugal 9.22 2010
7 Austria 8.87 2011
8 Hungary 8.83 2011
9 Slovakia 8.42 2011
10 Finland 8.26 2011
11 Denmark 8.2 2001
12 Latvia 7.96 2011
13 Poland 7.94 2011
14 Sweden 7.78 2011
15 Greece 7.73 2007
16 Estonia 7.72 2011
17 Italy 7.59 2007
18 Ireland 7.42 1997
19 Slovenia 7.33 2011
20 Germany 7.15 2011
21 France 7.1 2011
22 Netherlands 6.79 2011
23 Czech Republic 6.77 2011
24 Romania 6.41 2011
25 Spain 6.36 2011
26 United Kingdom 6.11 2008
27 Bulgaria 5.79 2011
28 Cyprus 5.79 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Secondary education, teachers per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/European-Union/Education/Secondary-education,-teachers-per-1000

European Union Compared by Education > Secondary education, teachers per 1000

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Interesting observations about Education > Secondary education, teachers per 1000

  • San Marino ranked first for secondary education, teachers per 1000 amongst Southern Europe in 2012.
  • 33 of the bottom 102 countries by secondary education, teachers per 1000 are Former British Colonies'.
  • 11 of the bottom 28 countries by secondary education, teachers per 1000 are Muslim.
  • 30 of the bottom 170 countries by secondary education, teachers per 1000 are Landlocked.
  • 78 of the bottom 113 countries by secondary education, teachers per 1000 are Hot countries.
  • 45 of the bottom 196 countries by secondary education, teachers per 1000 are European.
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