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Heavily indebted countries Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers per 1000

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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iceland 9.51 2011
2 Antigua and Barbuda 8.49 2011
3 Israel 8.46 2011
4 Grenada 8.13 2010
5 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 8.02 2012
6 Belize 7.67 2012
7 Jordan 7.64 2003
8 Seychelles 7.5 2011
9 Dominica 7.2 2012
10 Lebanon 7.19 2012
11 Ireland 7.18 2011
12 Puerto Rico 6.91 2010
13 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.63 2012
14 Sao Tome and Principe 6.29 2012
15 Portugal 6.15 2011
16 Barbados 6.1 2011
17 Cape Verde 5.98 2012
18 Belgium 5.95 2011
19 Saint Lucia 5.83 2012
20 Greece 5.55 2007
21 United States 5.49 2011
22 Egypt 4.87 2010
23 Spain 4.84 2011
24 Zimbabwe 4.83 2003
25 Morocco 4.78 2012
26 Italy 4.6 2007
27 Canada 4.58 2000
28 Malta 4.58 2011
29 Jamaica 4.56 2004
30 Netherlands 4.15 1994
31 United Kingdom 4.08 2011
32 Hungary 3.68 2011
33 France 3.64 2011
34 Cyprus 3.62 2011
35 Austria 3.56 2011
36 Sudan 3.55 2009
37 Sri Lanka 3.46 2011
38 Singapore 3.39 2009
39 Japan 3.14 2011
40 Malawi 3.13 2012
41 Germany 3.09 2011
42 Serbia 2.56 2012
43 Eritrea 1.33 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary 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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Education/Primary-education,-teachers-per-1000

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers per 1000

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