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Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic 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 0.905 2011 100th out of 116
Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries 67.37% 2011 16th out of 23
Spending on teaching materials 1.96% 2011 10th out of 21
Students per teacher 25.46 2011 50th out of 134
Trained teachers > Both sexes 84.85% 2011 39th out of 77
Trained teachers > Men 69.66% 2011 44th out of 67
Trained teachers > Women 89.06% 2011 31st out of 67

Citation

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

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