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Education > Pupils-teacher ratio > Secondary level: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary level is the average number of pupils per teacher in secondary education. Cross-country comparisons may be affected by such factors as the composition of teachers by part- and full-time employment.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Nepal 61.1 2002
2 Eritrea 50.7 2002
3 Ethiopia 46.6 2002
4 Bangladesh 42.6 2002
5 Bhutan 38.6 2002
6 Togo 35.2 2002
7 Chad 34.1 2002
8 Grenada 33.1 2002
9 Dominican Republic 32.1 2002
South Asia average (profile) 31.85 2002
=10 Guinea 29.9 2002
=10 Burma 29.9 2002
12 South Africa 29.5 2002
=13 El Salvador 29.1 2002
=13 Cote d'Ivoire 29.1 2002
=15 Mozambique 29 2002
=15 Zambia 29 2002
17 Mali 28.4 2002
18 Pakistan 28.3 2002
19 Vietnam 28.2 2002
20 Gabon 28.1 2002
=21 Burkina Faso 27.9 2002
=21 Senegal 27.9 2002
23 Sudan 27.3 2002
24 Mauritania 26.2 2002
25 Kenya 26.1 2002
26 Thailand 25.2 2002
27 Vanuatu 24.5 2002
28 Niger 24.4 2002
29 Cape Verde 24.3 2002
30 The Gambia 24.2 2002
Former French colonies average (profile) 23.95 2002
31 Cameroon 23.8 2002
32 Chile 23.4 2002
33 Lesotho 23.1 2002
34 Macau 23 2002
35 Djibouti 22.8 2002
=36 Turkey 22.6 2002
=36 Trinidad and Tobago 22.6 2002
38 Iceland 22.5 2002
=39 Papua New Guinea 22.2 2002
=39 Singapore 22.2 2002
=41 Marshall Islands 21.6 2002
=41 Namibia 21.6 2002
43 Equatorial Guinea 21.3 2002
44 Mexico 20.6 2002
45 Jordan 20.3 2002
46 Benin 20 2002
47 Mauritius 19.9 2002
48 Samoa 19.5 2002
49 Malaysia 19.4 2002
50 Brazil 19.2 2002
51 Iraq 19.1 2002
=52 Canada 18.8 2002
=52 Tunisia 18.8 2002
54 Guyana 18.7 2002
55 Uganda 18.6 2002
56 Angola 18.3 2002
57 Algeria 18.2 2002
58 India 17.9 2002
=59 Swaziland 17.8 2002
=59 Oman 17.8 2002
61 Cambodia 17.6 2002
62 Botswana 17.4 2002
=63 Uruguay 17.3 2002
=63 Burundi 17.3 2002
=65 Liberia 17.2 2002
=65 United Kingdom 17.2 2002
=65 Peru 17.2 2002
68 Madagascar 17 2002
69 Ecuador 16.8 2002
70 Morocco 16.7 2002
71 Republic of Macedonia 16.3 2002
72 China 16.2 2002
73 Aruba 15.6 2002
74 Belize 15.5 2002
=75 Barbados 15.4 2002
=75 Germany 15.4 2002
77 Sweden 15.3 2002
78 Netherlands Antilles 15.2 2002
79 United States 14.9 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 14.71 2002
80 Syria 14.7 2002
81 Seychelles 14.5 2002
82 Japan 14.2 2002
83 Argentina 13.8 2002
=84 Suriname 13.4 2002
=84 Antigua and Barbuda 13.4 2002
86 Guatemala 13.2 2002
87 Slovenia 13.1 2002
88 Ireland 13 2002
89 Cyprus 12.9 2002
=90 Bahrain 12.8 2002
=90 Saudi Arabia 12.8 2002
=90 Czech Republic 12.8 2002
=93 Slovakia 12.5 2002
=93 Bulgaria 12.5 2002
=93 Romania 12.5 2002
96 United Arab Emirates 12.4 2002
97 Finland 12.2 2002
98 France 12 2002
99 Cuba 11.4 2002
100 Lithuania 11.2 2002
101 Switzerland 10.8 2002
=102 Estonia 10.5 2002
=102 Italy 10.5 2002
104 Israel 10.4 2002
=105 Greece 10.3 2002
=105 Austria 10.3 2002
=105 Latvia 10.3 2002
=105 Malta 10.3 2002
109 Qatar 10.2 2002
110 Hungary 10 2002
111 Paraguay 9.9 2002
112 Tonga 9.7 2002
=113 Denmark 9.6 2002
=113 Saint Kitts and Nevis 9.6 2002
115 Lebanon 8.9 2002
116 Spain 8.5 2002
117 Azerbaijan 7.8 2002
=118 Norway 7.1 2002
=118 Libya 7.1 2002
=118 Bermuda 7.1 2002
121 Georgia 5 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Pupils-teacher ratio > Secondary level. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Pupils--teacher-ratio/Secondary-level

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