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Education > Child care (preschool) > Students per teacher: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of students per teacher for pre-primary (preschool) education.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Tanzania 56.61 2010
2 Central African Republic 44.27 2011
3 Mali 44.01 2011
4 Pakistan 41.34 2004
5 India 40.31 2006
6 Rwanda 40.16 2012
7 Bolivia 38.84 2007
8 Gambia 36.53 1999
9 Ghana 36.38 2012
10 South Sudan 36.01 2011
11 Liberia 35.89 2000
12 Eritrea 35.47 2012
13 Papua New Guinea 35.27 2002
14 Chad 35.17 2012
15 Philippines 34.65 2007
16 Guinea 33.54 2010
17 Burundi 32.96 2012
18 Togo 32.68 2012
19 Martinique 32.17 1996
20 Niger 31.6 2012
21 Angola 31.54 2011
22 Egypt 30.35 2010
23 Gabon 30.23 2001
24 Israel 30.02 1990
25 East Timor 29.48 2005
26 Namibia 29.46 2000
27 Guam 29.21 1984
28 Guadeloupe 29.06 1994
29 Guinea-Bissau 28.96 2010
30 Nigeria 28.91 2008
31 Thailand 28.87 2012
32 Cambodia 27.99 2012
33 Ethiopia 27.41 2011
34 Mongolia 27.18 2012
35 French Guiana 27.09 1984
36 Kyrgyzstan 26.93 2011
37 Iran 26.91 2005
38 Honduras 26.58 2009
39 Uruguay 26.31 2010
40 Paraguay 25.99 2004
41 Japan 25.94 2011
42 Comoros 25.93 2000
43 Democratic Republic of the Congo 25.68 2012
44 Colombia 25.63 2011
45 Algeria 25.36 2011
46 Oman 25.36 2012
47 Mexico 25.21 2011
48 Uganda 25.13 2010
49 French Polynesia 25.08 1996
50 Benin 25.06 2012
51 Maldives 25.01 2011
52 Suriname 24.81 2011
53 New Caledonia 24.8 1991
54 Jamaica 24.69 2010
55 Monaco 24.45 2001
56 Lesotho 24.38 2010
57 El Salvador 24.05 2011
58 Ireland 23.96 1997
59 Dominican Republic 23.58 2011
60 Burkina Faso 23.56 2012
61 South Africa 23.51 1996
62 Nepal 23.43 2012
63 China 23.15 2011
64 Madagascar 23.14 2010
65 Bangladesh 23.12 2002
66 Turkey 23.09 2011
67 Singapore 23.01 1989
68 Venezuela 22.47 1997
69 Gibraltar 22.43 2001
70 Cameroon 22.15 2012
71 Haiti 21.97 1985
72 American Samoa 21.9 1992
73 Virgin Islands 21.54 1993
74 South Korea 21.24 2011
75 Nicaragua 21.19 2010
76 Sierra Leone 21.14 2012
77 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 20.72 1987
78 Kenya 20.68 2009
79 Guatemala 20.56 2011
80 Saint Kitts and Nevis 20.18 2011
81 France 20.06 2011
82 Hong Kong 19.99 1998
83 Netherlands Antilles 19.94 2002
84 Argentina 19.91 2008
85 Cape Verde 19.71 2012
86 Mauritania 19.38 2004
87 Fiji 19.21 2006
88 Sao Tome and Principe 19.12 2010
89 Vietnam 19.08 2012
90 Tunisia 18.98 2003
91 Aruba 18.93 2011
92 Laos 18.89 2012
93 Syria 18.66 2011
94 Albania 18.51 2012
95 Palestine 18.32 2012
96 United Kingdom 18.19 2011
97 Morocco 18.15 2012
98 Romania 18.04 2011
99 Malaysia 17.82 2010
100 Peru 17.74 2011
101 Canada 17.72 2000
102 Tuvalu 17.68 2001
103 Senegal 17.58 2012
104 Panama 17.49 2012
105 Equatorial Guinea 17.48 2012
106 Burma 17.32 2010
107 Cook Islands 17.21 2012
108 Cyprus 17.17 2011
109 Brazil 17.12 2011
110 Jordan 16.94 2011
111 Solomon Islands 16.9 2012
112 Macau 16.7 2012
113 Seychelles 16.66 2011
114 United Arab Emirates 16.48 2012
115 Djibouti 16.37 2009
116 Belize 16.32 2012
117 Barbados 16.15 2011
118 Nauru 15.79 2008
119 Portugal 15.65 2010
120 Lebanon 15.64 2012
121 Guyana 15.48 2011
122 Yemen 15.08 2011
123 Iraq 15.06 2007
124 Bahrain 15.03 2012
125 Netherlands 15 1994
126 United States 14.96 2011
127 Tokelau 14.71 2003
128 Poland 14.69 2011
129 Grenada 14.48 2010
130 Costa Rica 14.17 2011
131 Anguilla 14 2011
132 Bosnia and Herzegovina 13.97 2012
133 Belgium 13.91 2011
134 Mauritius 13.91 2012
135 Czech Republic 13.91 2011
136 Vanuatu 13.7 2010
137 Andorra 13.68 2012
138 Brunei 13.6 2012
139 Trinidad and Tobago 13.53 2007
140 Qatar 13.29 2012
141 Tajikistan 13.04 2011
142 Croatia 13.03 2011
143 Serbia 12.93 2012
144 Botswana 12.93 2009
145 Puerto Rico 12.83 2010
146 Cuba 12.67 2012
147 Swaziland 12.47 2011
148 Slovakia 12.35 2011
149 Bulgaria 12.3 2011
150 Malta 12.29 2011
151 Spain 12.05 2011
152 Ecuador 12.05 2012
153 Austria 12.02 2011
154 Greece 11.92 2007
155 Marshall Islands 11.85 2002
156 Turks and Caicos Islands 11.79 2003
157 Somalia 11.71 1986
158 Italy 11.62 2007
159 Tonga 11.37 2012
160 Latvia 11.36 2011
161 Bhutan 11.29 2012
162 The Bahamas 11.18 2002
163 Hungary 11.11 2011
164 New Zealand 11.01 2011
165 Luxembourg 10.94 2010
166 British Virgin Islands 10.94 2011
167 Dominica 10.84 2012
168 Liechtenstein 10.82 2011
169 Finland 10.77 2011
170 Kuwait 10.74 2012
171 Georgia 10.73 2007
172 Saudi Arabia 10.69 2012
173 Indonesia 10.48 2011
174 Saint Lucia 10.24 2012
175 Samoa 10.2 2012
176 Germany 10.2 2011
177 Sweden 9.88 2007
178 Palau 9.88 2000
179 Moldova 9.71 2012
180 Kazakhstan 9.66 2012
181 Chile 9.48 2011
182 Montenegro 9.47 2012
183 Armenia 9.4 2012
184 Ukraine 9.35 2012
185 Uzbekistan 9.26 2011
186 Slovenia 9.16 2011
187 Montserrat 9.14 2009
188 Azerbaijan 9.02 2012
189 Libya 8.95 2006
190 Antigua and Barbuda 8.52 2011
191 Cayman Islands 8.52 2007
192 Russia 8.41 2009
193 San Marino 7.76 2012
194 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7.74 2009
195 Saint Helena 7.57 1998
196 Republic of Macedonia 7.44 2011
197 Lithuania 7.28 2011
198 Afghanistan 7.23 2003
199 Belarus 6.41 2012
200 Norway 6.21 1998
201 Bermuda 6.2 2011
202 Estonia 5.67 2010
203 Niue 5.67 2001
204 Denmark 5.53 2001
205 Iceland 5.06 2011
206 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.0 2012

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