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Education > High school teachers: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Secondary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 China 6.34 million 2008
2 India 2.59 million 2004
3 United States 1.72 million 2008
4 Indonesia 1.53 million 2008
5 Brazil 1.38 million 2008
6 Russia 1.18 million 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 703,228.5 2007
7 Mexico 635,518 2008
8 Japan 607,062 2008
9 Germany 597,269 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 548,910.91 1994
South Asia average (profile) 542,557.5 1990
10 France 480,564 2008
11 Vietnam 461,663 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 460,643.33 2004
12 Italy 450,757 2007
13 Bangladesh 413,746 2007
14 United Kingdom 378,882 2007
15 Uzbekistan 357,560 2008
16 Ukraine 350,716 2007
17 Argentina 285,764 2007
18 Spain 284,084 2008
19 Saudi Arabia 261,731 2008
20 Poland 261,050 2006
21 Thailand 222,799 2008
22 Turkey 218,829 1997
23 Venezuela 217,516 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 217,333 2007
24 Nigeria 213,366 2007
25 Pakistan 197,082 2004
26 Democratic Republic of the Congo 188,808 2008
27 Colombia 186,121 2008
28 Australia 183,020 1997
29 Philippines 181,193 2007
30 Syria 180,703 2008
31 Kazakhstan 179,237 2009
32 Algeria 176,375 2004
33 Malaysia 166,940 2007
34 South Africa 164,697 2007
35 Peru 160,669 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 157,949.93 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 154,355.68 2004
36 Romania 151,981 2008
European Union average (profile) 148,447.92 2006
37 Canada 136,873 2000
38 Azerbaijan 131,710 2007
39 Sri Lanka 119,491 2004
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 114,748.53 2004
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 109,190.74 2004
40 Netherlands 108,440 2007
41 Kenya 103,956 2008
42 Belarus 101,663 2007
43 Morocco 100,367 2004
44 Ghana 99,001 2008
45 Iraq 93,219 2005
46 Portugal 92,965 2007
47 Hungary 90,423 2008
48 Cuba 89,495 2008
49 Greece 86,513 2007
50 Ecuador 85,099 2008
51 Tunisia 82,981 2008
52 Sudan 82,665 2009
53 Burma 82,001 2008
54 Belgium 81,873 2006
55 Ethiopia 79,962 2008
56 Czech Republic 79,822 2008
57 Sweden 78,978 2008
58 Austria 72,856 2008
59 Chile 67,970 2007
60 Tajikistan 61,585 2008
61 Uganda 60,830 2008
62 Serbia and Montenegro 59,125 2008
63 Bolivia 57,912 2007
64 Nepal 56,294 2008
65 Guatemala 54,498 2008
66 Kyrgyzstan 52,614 2007
67 Israel 52,580 2008
68 Bulgaria 51,700 2008
69 Slovakia 46,989 2008
70 Norway 45,505 2004
71 Paraguay 44,440 2004
72 Denmark 43,921 2001
73 Cameroon 43,193 2006
74 Finland 42,991 2008
75 Croatia 42,261 2007
76 Lebanon 42,165 2008
77 Armenia 41,708 2008
78 Lithuania 41,142 2008
79 Georgia 40,919 2008
80 Dominican Republic 37,164 2008
81 New Zealand 35,504 2008
82 Madagascar 35,343 2008
83 Jordan 34,294 2003
84 Zimbabwe 33,964 2003
85 Afghanistan 32,817 2007
86 Cambodia 30,258 2007
87 Moldova 30,195 2008
88 Ireland 29,729 2006
89 Zambia 29,148 2008
90 Kuwait 27,496 2008
91 Mali 25,990 2008
92 Costa Rica 24,347 2008
93 United Arab Emirates 24,152 2007
94 Albania 22,560 2004
95 Angola 21,818 2001
96 Oman 21,370 2008
97 Uruguay 21,369 2007
98 El Salvador 20,484 2008
99 Cote d'Ivoire 20,124 1999
100 Latvia 18,575 2008
101 Laos 18,117 2008
102 Mongolia 17,654 2008
103 Panama 17,337 2008
104 Honduras 16,667 2004
105 Nicaragua 16,164 2008
106 Guinea 15,941 2008
107 Slovenia 15,790 2008
108 Mozambique 15,620 2008
109 Senegal 15,394 2005
110 Benin 14,410 2004
111 Singapore 14,128 2008
112 Burkina Faso 13,964 2008
113 Jamaica 13,006 2007
114 Liberia 12,794 2008
115 Tanzania 12,496 1997
116 Botswana 12,481 2006
117 Rwanda 12,103 2007
118 Togo 11,518 2007
119 Estonia 11,272 2008
120 Sierra Leone 10,024 2007
121 Haiti 9,960 1991
122 Chad 9,555 2007
123 Niger 8,331 2008
124 Burundi 8,222 2008
125 Mauritius 8,053 2008
126 Trinidad and Tobago 7,045 2008
127 Congo, Republic of the 6,965 2004
128 Qatar 6,818 2008
129 Namibia 6,695 2008
130 Cyprus 6,353 2008
131 Lesotho 6,037 2007
132 Fiji 5,265 2008
133 Bahrain 5,198 2002
134 Somalia 4,504 2007
135 Brunei 4,439 2008
136 Eritrea 4,425 2007
=137 Swaziland 4,358 2007
=137 The Gambia 4,358 2008
139 Malta 3,939 2005
140 Luxembourg 3,859 2008
141 Mauritania 3,843 2007
142 Guyana 3,574 2008
143 Suriname 3,373 2007
144 Iceland 3,299 2007
145 Papua New Guinea 3,293 1992
146 Comoros 3,138 2005
147 Gabon 3,078 1999
148 Bhutan 2,739 2009
149 The Bahamas 2,716 2008
150 East Timor 2,606 2007
151 Cape Verde 2,193 2004
152 Malawi 2,170 1991
153 Maldives 2,088 2003
154 New Caledonia 1,940 1997
155 Belize 1,835 2008
156 French Polynesia 1,592 1993
157 Guinea-Bissau 1,480 2006
158 Barbados 1,430 2006
159 Solomon Islands 1,337 2000
160 Djibouti 1,201 2008
161 Netherlands Antilles 1,181 2003
162 Samoa 1,141 2004
163 Central African Republic 1,101 2008
164 Tonga 1,012 2002
165 Saint Lucia 979 2008
166 Equatorial Guinea 894 2000
167 Vanuatu 883 2002
168 Grenada 751 2008
169 Bermuda 747 2006
170 Virgin Islands 714 1997
171 Kiribati 664 2008
172 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 598 2008
173 Aruba 555 2008
174 Seychelles 547 2008
175 Monaco 519 2008
176 Dominica 506 2008
177 Saint Kitts and Nevis 417 2008
178 Antigua and Barbuda 394 2000
179 Marshall Islands 387 2003
180 Sao Tome and Principe 375 2006
181 Cayman Islands 361 2008
182 Liechtenstein 326 2008
183 Gibraltar 307 2008
184 American Samoa 266 1992
185 Turks and Caicos Islands 186 2005
186 Palau 126 2000

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