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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > Pupil-teacher ratio, primary

DEFINITION: Pupil-teacher ratio, primary. Pupil-teacher ratio. Primary is the number of pupils enrolled in primary school divided by the number of primary school teachers.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Central African Republic 80.12 2012
2 Malawi 74.09 2012
3 Chad 61.27 2012
4 Rwanda 59.28 2012
5 Mozambique 54.84 2012
6 Ethiopia 53.75 2012
7 Guinea-Bissau 51.93 2010
8 Zambia 49.22 2012
9 Mali 48.47 2011
10 Burkina Faso 48.24 2012
11 Uganda 47.78 2011
12 Burundi 47.1 2012
13 Kenya 46.78 2009
14 Angola 45.59 2010
15 Tanzania 45.57 2012
16 Cameroon 45.56 2012
17 Republic of the Congo 44.44 2012
18 Benin 44.15 2012
19 Guinea 43.56 2012
20 Madagascar 43.07 2012
21 Cote d'Ivoire 41.72 2012
22 Togo 41.68 2012
23 Eritrea 40.93 2012
24 Namibia 40.68 2012
25 Mauritania 40.13 2012
26 Niger 38.76 2012
27 Zimbabwe 38.56 2003
28 Sudan 38.38 2009
29 Nigeria 36.03 2010
30 Somalia 35.52 2007
31 Djibouti 34.93 2012
32 Democratic Republic of the Congo 34.75 2012
33 Lesotho 34.08 2012
34 The Gambia 33.87 2012
35 Sierra Leone 32.99 2012
36 Ghana 32.98 2012
37 Senegal 31.68 2012
38 South Africa 29.5 2012
39 Swaziland 29.26 2011
40 Sao Tome and Principe 28.65 2012
41 Comoros 27.75 2011
42 Liberia 26.83 2011
43 Equatorial Guinea 26.17 2012
44 Botswana 25.42 2009
45 Gabon 24.53 2011
46 Cape Verde 22.97 2012
47 Mauritius 20.94 2012
48 Seychelles 13.25 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Pupil-teacher ratio, primary. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Education/Pupil--teacher-ratio,-primary

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > Pupil-teacher ratio, primary

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Interesting observations about Education > Pupil-teacher ratio, primary

  • Central African Republic has had the highest pupil-teacher ratio, primary since 1989.
  • Chad ranked first for pupil-teacher ratio, primary amongst Muslim countries in 2012.
  • Malawi ranked first for pupil-teacher ratio, primary amongst Hot countries in 2012.
  • All of the top 2 countries by pupil-teacher ratio, primary are Christian.
  • Lebanon ranked last for pupil-teacher ratio, primary amongst Former French colonies in 2012.
  • All of the top 3 countries by pupil-teacher ratio, primary are Landlocked.
  • Rwanda ranked #4 for pupil-teacher ratio, primary amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2012.
  • Yemen ranked first for pupil-teacher ratio, primary amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2011.
  • Kenya ranked first for pupil-teacher ratio, primary amongst Religious countries in 2009.
  • Zambia ranked second for pupil-teacher ratio, primary amongst Former British colonies in 2012.
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