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Ghana

Ghana 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 0.945 2012 8th out of 13
Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries 89.5% 2010 6th out of 49
Spending on teaching materials 2.26% 2010 9th out of 20
Students per teacher 32.98 2012 27th out of 77
Trained teachers > Both sexes 52.27% 2012 55th out of 57
Trained teachers > Men 44.2% 2012 53th out of 57
Trained teachers > Women 66.17% 2012 49th out of 57

Citation

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

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

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