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Education > Teachers as percentage of labor force: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The percentage share of the total labor force who are classroom, academic staff, and other teachers. Data for 1999.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Iceland 7.8% 1999
2 Tunisia 6.6% 1999
3 Hungary 6.2% 1999
4 Argentina 5.9% 1999
=5 Spain 5.2% 1999
=5 Norway 5.2% 1999
=7 Peru 4.9% 1999
=7 Mexico 4.9% 1999
=9 Ireland 4.7% 1999
=9 Austria 4.7% 1999
=9 Italy 4.7% 1999
=9 New Zealand 4.7% 1999
13 France 4.5% 1999
14 Finland 4.3% 1999
=15 Malaysia 4.2% 1999
=15 United States 4.2% 1999
=15 Sweden 4.2% 1999
=15 Uruguay 4.2% 1999
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3.94% 1999
=19 Brazil 3.9% 1999
=19 Switzerland 3.9% 1999
=19 Germany 3.9% 1999
22 United Kingdom 3.8% 1999
=23 Czech Republic 3.7% 1999
=23 Luxembourg 3.7% 1999
=23 Australia 3.7% 1999
=26 Canada 3.5% 1999
=26 Paraguay 3.5% 1999
28 Turkey 3.4% 1999
29 Zimbabwe 3.1% 1999
=30 Thailand 3% 1999
=30 Japan 3% 1999
=30 Indonesia 3% 1999
33 Philippines 2.9% 1999
34 Chile 2.4% 1999
=35 Denmark 0.0 1999
=35 Netherlands 0.0 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Teachers as percentage of labor force. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute of Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Teachers-as-percentage-of-labor-force

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