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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Education > Elementary school teachers > % female

DEFINITION: Female teachers as a percentage of total primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Antigua and Barbuda 93.48% 2008
2 Suriname 93.06% 2008
3 Uruguay 92% 1999
4 Brazil 91.08% 2008
5 Bermuda 89.42% 2006
6 Saint Kitts and Nevis 89.03% 2008
7 Jamaica 88.98% 2005
8 Guyana 87.75% 2008
9 Cayman Islands 87.7% 2008
10 Argentina 87.26% 2007
11 The Bahamas 87.14% 2008
12 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 86.57% 2008
13 Saint Lucia 86.09% 2008
14 Dominica 85% 2008
15 Aruba 82.56% 2008
16 Venezuela 81.27% 2008
17 Costa Rica 79.99% 2008
18 Barbados 79.33% 2008
19 Trinidad and Tobago 78.61% 2008
20 Chile 78.4% 2007
21 Colombia 77.92% 2008
22 Cuba 76.56% 2008
23 Nicaragua 76.26% 2008
24 Panama 75.56% 2008
25 Grenada 75.28% 2008
26 Honduras 74.8% 2008
27 El Salvador 72.84% 2008
28 Paraguay 72.45% 2004
29 Belize 71.9% 2008
30 Ecuador 70.04% 2008
31 Dominican Republic 69.22% 2008
32 Mexico 66.4% 2008
33 Guatemala 65.39% 2008
34 Peru 65.25% 2008
35 Bolivia 61.41% 2004
36 Haiti 32.64% 1997

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Elementary school teachers > % female. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Education/Elementary-school-teachers/%-female

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Education > Elementary school teachers > % female

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