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Education > Primary education Stats: compare key data on Italy & United Kingdom

Definitions

  • Duration > Years: Primary duration refers to the number of years of full-time equivalent duration in primary education in the school system according to ISCED.
  • Pupils: Primary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at primary level in public and private schools.
  • Pupils > % female: Female pupils as a percentage of total pupils at primary level include enrollments in public and private schools.
  • Pupils > Per capita: Primary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at primary level in public and private schools. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Pupils per 1000: Primary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at primary level in public and private schools. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Teachers: Primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.
  • Teachers > % female: Female teachers as a percentage of total primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.
  • Teachers > Per capita: Primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Teachers per 1000: Primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT Italy United Kingdom HISTORY
Duration > Years 5 years
Ranked 159th.
6 years
Ranked 88th. 20% more than Italy

Pupils 2.77 million
Ranked 43th.
4.69 million
Ranked 24th. 69% more than Italy

Pupils > % female 48.45% female
Ranked 76th.
48.77% female
Ranked 41st. 1% more than Italy

Pupils > Per capita 0.048 per capita
Ranked 156th.
0.078 per capita
Ranked 124th. 63% more than Italy

Pupils per 1000 47.59
Ranked 155th.
78.27
Ranked 121st. 64% more than Italy

Teachers 260,769.1
Ranked 15th. 1% more than United Kingdom
258,966
Ranked 16th.

Teachers > % female 95.37% female
Ranked 13th. 17% more than United Kingdom
81.46% female
Ranked 44th.

Teachers > Per capita 4.48 per 1,000 people
Ranked 78th. 4% more than United Kingdom
4.33 per 1,000 people
Ranked 82nd.

Teachers per 1000 4.48
Ranked 76th. 4% more than United Kingdom
4.33
Ranked 82nd.

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; World Development Indicators database. 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.

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"Education > Primary education: Italy and United Kingdom compared", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/compare/Italy/United-Kingdom/Education/Primary-education