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Education > Secondary education, teachers, female per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Secondary education, teachers, female. Teaching staff in total secondary. Public and private. Full and part-time. All programmes. Female is the total number of female teachers in public and private secondary education institutions (ISCED 2 and 3). Teachers are persons employed full time or part time in an official capacity to guide and direct the learning experience of pupils and students, irrespective of their qualifications or the delivery mechanism, i.e. face-to-face and/or at a distance. This definition excludes educational personnel who have no active teaching duties (e.g. headmasters, headmistresses or principals who do not teach) and persons who work occasionally or in a voluntary capacity in educational institutions. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 San Marino 13.06 2012
2 Lithuania 10.19 2011
3 Monaco 9.95 2008
4 Kazakhstan 9.62 2012
5 Georgia 8.76 2009
6 Brunei 8.29 2012
7 Croatia 7.75 2011
8 Uzbekistan 6.97 2011
9 Bermuda 6.94 2011
10 Malta 6.73 2011
11 Kyrgyzstan 6.67 2010
12 Latvia 6.55 2011
13 Andorra 6.52 2012
14 Russia 6.5 2009
15 Portugal 6.38 2010
16 Hungary 6.28 2011
17 Slovakia 6.26 2011
18 Moldova 6.2 2012
19 Belgium 6.16 2002
20 Ukraine 6.04 2000
21 The Bahamas 6.01 2010
22 Estonia 5.94 2011
23 Kuwait 5.93 2009
24 Suriname 5.87 2011
25 Antigua and Barbuda 5.68 2011
26 Austria 5.62 2011
27 Argentina 5.58 2008
28 Lebanon 5.56 2011
29 Poland 5.53 2011
30 Puerto Rico 5.51 2010
31 Serbia 5.5 2012
32 Dominica 5.41 2011
European Union average (profile) 5.36 2008
33 Finland 5.34 2011
34 Slovenia 5.33 2011
35 Tonga 5.32 2011
36 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5.23 2012
37 Israel 5.22 2011
38 Norway 5.18 1995
39 Mongolia 5.13 2010
40 Italy 5.12 2007
41 Saudi Arabia 5.11 2009
42 Luxembourg 5.09 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 5.01 2005
43 New Zealand 4.96 2011
44 Paraguay 4.77 2004
45 Albania 4.71 2012
46 Cuba 4.71 2012
47 Ecuador 4.66 2012
48 Belarus 4.65 1980
49 Bulgaria 4.59 2011
50 Sweden 4.56 2011
51 Malaysia 4.54 2010
52 European Union 4.52 2011
53 Liechtenstein 4.51 2011
54 Greece 4.45 2007
55 Czech Republic 4.44 2011
56 Republic of Macedonia 4.44 2010
57 Grenada 4.43 2010
58 Romania 4.39 2011
59 Armenia 4.39 1994
60 Turks and Caicos Islands 4.35 2005
61 Germany 4.27 2011
62 France 4.22 2011
63 Uruguay 4.14 1999
64 Guam 4.13 1980
65 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4.1 2012
66 Belize 4.06 2012
67 Ireland 4.05 1997
68 Tunisia 4.03 2011
69 Seychelles 4.03 2011
70 Saint Lucia 4 2012
71 New Caledonia 3.99 1997
72 Tajikistan 3.99 2011
73 Mauritius 3.97 2012
74 Denmark 3.94 2001
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3.92 1996
75 Bahrain 3.92 2012
76 Palau 3.86 2000
77 Panama 3.84 2012
78 Jordan 3.82 2003
79 United Kingdom 3.81 2008
80 Samoa 3.8 2010
81 Cyprus 3.71 2011
82 Guyana 3.63 2011
83 Costa Rica 3.54 2011
84 Sri Lanka 3.54 1995
85 French Polynesia 3.5 1993
86 Spain 3.48 2011
87 Oman 3.48 2003
88 Botswana 3.35 2007
89 Kiribati 3.34 2008
90 Netherlands 3.34 2011
91 Jamaica 3.34 2007
92 United States 3.28 2011
93 Egypt 3.18 2009
94 Iceland 3.18 1976
95 Switzerland 3.16 1998
96 Cape Verde 3.13 2012
97 Indonesia 3.11 2011
98 Cayman Islands 3.11 2011
99 Aruba 3.1 2010
100 Barbados 3.06 2006
101 Canada 3.02 1996
102 Australia 3.01 1992
103 Marshall Islands 2.86 2003
104 Iraq 2.82 2007
105 Mexico 2.76 2011
106 South Korea 2.72 2011
107 Macau 2.62 2012
108 Bolivia 2.58 2004
109 Guatemala 2.55 2011
110 Chile 2.55 2011
111 Maldives 2.52 2003
112 Libya 2.44 1983
113 Peru 2.38 2011
114 China 2.34 2011
115 Algeria 2.26 1997
116 Fiji 2.2 2011
117 Swaziland 2.17 2011
118 Qatar 2.12 2012
119 Colombia 2.08 2012
120 Dominican Republic 2.08 2011
121 South Africa 2.08 2009
122 American Samoa 2.08 1992
123 El Salvador 2.07 2011
124 Singapore 2.06 2009
125 Vietnam 2.01 1998
126 Iran 1.98 1997
127 Syria 1.97 2002
128 Thailand 1.9 2011
129 Hong Kong 1.84 1996
130 Japan 1.83 1995
131 Laos 1.81 2011
132 Bhutan 1.76 2012
133 Brazil 1.71 1970
134 United Arab Emirates 1.66 2012
135 Vanuatu 1.62 2002
136 Philippines 1.62 2009
137 Turkey 1.5 1997
138 India 1.48 2011
139 Namibia 1.45 2005
140 Lesotho 1.44 2012
141 Nicaragua 1.44 2010
142 Burma 1.37 2010
143 Honduras 1.35 2004
144 Sudan 1.3 2009
145 Yemen 1.28 2011
146 Venezuela 1.24 1975
147 Ghana 1.12 2011
148 Morocco 1.12 2004
149 East Timor 1.11 2011
150 Kenya 1.11 2009
151 Zimbabwe 1.07 2003
152 Trinidad and Tobago 1.03 1972
153 Madagascar 0.993 2012
154 Solomon Islands 0.892 2012
155 Cameroon 0.871 2011
156 Nepal 0.801 2012
157 Nigeria 0.782 2010
158 Cambodia 0.698 2007
159 Comoros 0.688 2004
160 Sao Tome and Principe 0.655 2011
161 Pakistan 0.646 2004
162 Djibouti 0.584 2012
163 Rwanda 0.558 2012
164 Bangladesh 0.531 2011
165 Uganda 0.5 2008
166 Tanzania 0.473 2012
167 Liberia 0.465 2000
168 Angola 0.455 2001
169 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.44 2012
170 Gabon 0.419 1999
171 Senegal 0.408 2011
172 Republic of the Congo 0.39 2012
173 Sierra Leone 0.372 2001
174 Afghanistan 0.344 2007
175 Ethiopia 0.323 2012
176 Malawi 0.32 2012
177 Burundi 0.299 2012
178 Burkina Faso 0.258 2012
179 Papua New Guinea 0.252 1992
180 Mali 0.243 2011
181 The Gambia 0.236 1996
182 Benin 0.224 2004
183 Cote d'Ivoire 0.192 1974
184 Zambia 0.19 1988
185 Eritrea 0.188 2012
186 Mozambique 0.166 2012
187 Togo 0.133 2007
188 Mauritania 0.12 2007
189 Niger 0.116 2011
190 Guinea 0.105 2012
191 Guinea-Bissau 0.0832 2000
192 Chad 0.0789 2012
193 Equatorial Guinea 0.0753 2000
194 Somalia 0.0683 2007
195 Central African Republic 0.0451 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Secondary education, teachers, female per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Secondary-education,-teachers,-female-per-1000

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