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Barbados

Barbadian and Bajan Elementary (primary) school Stats

Definitions

  • Gender parity index: Country's gender parity index in primary, or elementary, school. For countries with a rating of over 1, more females are enrolled while countries with a rating under 1 have more males enrolled. 
  • Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries: Percentage of public funding for primary education that goes to teachers' salaries.
  • Spending on teaching materials: Percentage of public funding for primary education that is allocated for teaching materials.
  • Students per teacher: Number of students per teacher for primary education.
  • Trained teachers > Both sexes: Percentage of all primary teachers with at least the minimum level of traning required to teach at the primary level.
  • Trained teachers > Men: Percentage of male primary teachers with at least the minimum level of traning required to teach at the primary level.
  • Trained teachers > Women: Percentage of female primary teachers with at least the minimum level of traning required to teach at the primary level.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Gender parity index 0.984 2011 58th out of 116
Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries 72.44% 2007 21st out of 48
Spending on teaching materials 1.84% 2007 9th out of 17
Students per teacher 13.09 2011 106th out of 134
Trained teachers > Both sexes 55.41% 2011 65th out of 77
Trained teachers > Men 50.52% 2011 56th out of 67
Trained teachers > Women 56.8% 2011 58th out of 67

Citation

"Barbados Elementary (primary) school Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Barbados/Education/Elementary-(primary)-school

Barbados Education > Elementary (primary) school Profiles (Subcategories)

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