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Former Spanish colonies 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 Mexico 531,256 2011
2 Philippines 435,385 2009
3 Argentina 288,776 2008
4 Colombia 189,335 2012
5 Peru 187,654 2011
6 Ecuador 116,411 2012
7 Venezuela 112,157 1987
8 Guatemala 100,600 2011
9 Cuba 88,699 2012
10 Chile 69,191 2011
11 Bolivia 62,430 2007
12 Dominican Republic 51,464 2011
13 Honduras 37,370 2009
14 Paraguay 33,434 2004
15 El Salvador 30,755 2011
16 Nicaragua 30,571 2010
17 Costa Rica 29,233 2011
18 Uruguay 24,785 2010
19 Panama 19,340 2012
20 Equatorial Guinea 3,517 2012

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/Former-Spanish-colonies/Education/Primary-education,-teachers

Former Spanish colonies Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers

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Interesting observations about Education > Primary education, teachers

  • China has had the highest primary education, teachers since 1970.
  • India ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Indonesia ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Nigeria ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2010.
  • Vietnam ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Former French colonies in 2012.
  • All of the top 2 countries by primary education, teachers are Emerging markets'.
  • United States ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Tuvalu has ranked last for primary education, teachers since 1994.
  • Ethiopia ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Landlocked countries in 2012.
  • Russia ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Former Soviet republics in 2009.
  • Mexico ranked first for primary education, teachers amongst Catholic countries in 2011.
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