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Education > High school teachers > % female: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Female teachers as a percentage of total secondary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Kazakhstan 85.7% 2009
2 Armenia 84.23% 2008
3 Burma 84% 2008
4 Georgia 81.63% 2004
5 Lithuania 81.5% 2008
6 Latvia 81.27% 2008
7 Russia 81.08% 2008
8 Belarus 80.34% 2007
9 Ukraine 79.45% 2007
10 Bulgaria 78.56% 2008
11 Estonia 77.67% 2008
12 Philippines 76.23% 2007
13 Moldova 76.17% 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 74.78% 2007
14 Kyrgyzstan 74.45% 2007
15 Slovakia 74.15% 2008
16 Mongolia 73.84% 2008
17 Israel 72.33% 2008
18 Uruguay 72.16% 1999
19 Slovenia 71.8% 2008
20 Hungary 71.47% 2008
21 Fiji 71.38% 2008
22 Antigua and Barbuda 70.56% 2000
23 The Bahamas 70.4% 2008
24 Poland 69.14% 2006
25 Guyana 68.77% 2008
26 Jamaica 68.68% 2007
27 Portugal 68.67% 2007
28 Argentina 68.65% 2007
29 Monaco 68.4% 2008
30 Brazil 68.23% 2008
31 Dominica 68.18% 2008
32 Canada 68.07% 2000
33 Croatia 67.93% 2007
34 Bermuda 67.47% 2006
35 Italy 67.39% 2007
36 Romania 67.33% 2008
37 Saint Lucia 67.31% 2008
38 Singapore 66.55% 2008
39 Azerbaijan 66.12% 2007
40 Iceland 66.05% 2007
41 Czech Republic 65.55% 2008
42 Malaysia 64.59% 2007
European Union average (profile) 64.25% 2006
43 Lesotho 64.2% 2007
44 Venezuela 63.95% 2008
45 Serbia and Montenegro 63.93% 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 63.81% 2004
46 Vietnam 63.8% 2008
47 Finland 63.67% 2008
48 Trinidad and Tobago 63.31% 2008
49 Sri Lanka 63.16% 2004
50 Grenada 63.12% 2008
51 Cyprus 62.99% 2008
52 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 62.88% 2008
53 Chile 62.86% 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) 62.79% 2004
54 Uzbekistan 62.68% 2008
55 Paraguay 62.15% 2004
56 Ireland 62.14% 2006
57 Turks and Caicos Islands 61.83% 2005
58 Austria 61.82% 2008
59 United Kingdom 61.72% 2007
60 European Union 61.67% 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 61.66% 2006
61 New Zealand 61.55% 2008
62 Cayman Islands 61.5% 2008
63 Brunei 61.41% 2008
64 United States 60.36% 2008
65 Suriname 59.74% 2007
66 Syria 59.71% 2008
67 Samoa 59.51% 2004
68 Dominican Republic 59.29% 2008
69 Sweden 59.26% 2008
70 Belize 59.24% 2008
71 France 58.9% 2008
72 Barbados 58.81% 2006
73 Palau 58.73% 2000
74 Panama 58.72% 2008
75 Costa Rica 58.36% 2008
76 Iraq 58.28% 2005
77 Norway 57.88% 2004
=78 Jordan 57.6% 2003
=78 Germany 57.6% 2008
80 Greece 57.54% 2007
81 Belgium 57.42% 2006
82 Seychelles 57.4% 2008
83 Saint Kitts and Nevis 57.31% 2008
84 Oman 57.3% 2008
85 Malta 57.27% 2005
86 Mauritius 57.25% 2008
87 Aruba 56.94% 2008
88 Virgin Islands 56.74% 1991
89 Albania 56.04% 2004
90 Qatar 55.62% 2008
91 United Arab Emirates 55.36% 2007
92 Nicaragua 55.34% 2008
93 Thailand 55.25% 2008
94 Spain 54.9% 2008
95 Sudan 54.89% 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 54.89% 2003
96 Netherlands Antilles 54.7% 2003
97 Honduras 54.68% 2004
98 Kuwait 54.55% 2008
99 Cuba 54.54% 2008
100 Lebanon 54.53% 2008
101 Bahrain 54.33% 2002
102 Rwanda 53.36% 2007
103 South Africa 53.2% 2007
104 Saudi Arabia 52.93% 2008
105 Bolivia 52.83% 2004
106 El Salvador 51.95% 2008
107 Tonga 51.88% 2002
108 Australia 51.53% 1997
109 Pakistan 50.87% 2004
110 Colombia 50.11% 2008
111 Namibia 49.8% 2005
112 Ecuador 49.76% 2008
113 Liechtenstein 49.39% 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 49.32% 1994
114 Algeria 49.31% 2004
115 Botswana 48.99% 2006
116 Tajikistan 48.97% 2008
117 Bhutan 48.96% 2009
118 Denmark 48.06% 2001
119 Mexico 47.86% 2008
120 Luxembourg 47.78% 2008
121 Kiribati 47.74% 2008
122 Swaziland 47.64% 2007
123 Indonesia 47.25% 2008
124 Madagascar 47.13% 2006
125 Netherlands 46.38% 2007
126 China 45.08% 2007
127 Tunisia 44.99% 2005
128 Zambia 44.62% 2008
129 Laos 44.46% 2008
130 Guatemala 43.84% 2008
131 Peru 43.72% 2008
132 Gibraltar 43% 2008
133 Turkey 41.31% 1997
134 Kenya 41.17% 2008
135 Zimbabwe 39.81% 2003
136 American Samoa 39.13% 1991
137 Cape Verde 39.08% 2004
138 Marshall Islands 38.5% 2003
139 Vanuatu 35.56% 2002
140 Maldives 34.67% 2003
141 Nigeria 34.14% 2007
142 India 33.92% 2004
143 Papua New Guinea 33.37% 1992
144 Morocco 33.29% 2004
145 Solomon Islands 32.69% 2000
146 Cote d'Ivoire 31.93% 1991
147 Cambodia 31.71% 2007
148 Japan 31.11% 2003
South Asia average (profile) 30.05% 1990
149 Angola 30.02% 2001
150 Afghanistan 27.59% 2007
151 Tanzania 26.43% 1997
152 Cameroon 26.41% 2006
153 Uganda 25.2% 2008
154 Djibouti 23.98% 2008
155 East Timor 22.87% 2007
156 Ghana 22.08% 2008
157 Burundi 21.02% 2008
158 Bangladesh 19.77% 2007
159 Ethiopia 18.9% 2008
160 The Gambia 17.39% 2008
161 Niger 17.12% 2008
162 Burkina Faso 16.86% 2008
163 Mozambique 16.77% 2008
164 Gabon 16.28% 1999
165 Sierra Leone 16.04% 2007
166 Nepal 14.85% 2008
167 Senegal 14.14% 2005
168 Congo, Republic of the 13.84% 2004
169 Somalia 13.52% 2007
170 Comoros 12.97% 2005
171 Sao Tome and Principe 12.53% 2006
172 Benin 12.3% 2004
173 Central African Republic 10.72% 2008
174 Democratic Republic of the Congo 10.55% 2008
175 Eritrea 10.46% 2007
176 Mauritania 10.38% 2007
177 Mali 10.2% 2008
178 Togo 6.75% 2007
179 Guinea-Bissau 6.73% 2000
180 Guinea 6.05% 2008
181 Chad 5.25% 2005
182 Equatorial Guinea 4.36% 2000
183 Liberia 4.16% 2008

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