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Heavily indebted countries Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers

DEFINITION: Primary education, teachers. Teaching staff in primary. Public and private. Full and part-time. All programmes. Total is the total number of teachers in public and private primary education institutions. 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 1.71 million 2011
2 Japan 401,773 2011
3 Egypt 380,111 2010
4 Italy 273,113 2007
5 United Kingdom 255,994 2011
6 Germany 252,845 2011
7 France 238,141 2011
8 Spain 223,644 2011
9 Morocco 155,481 2012
10 Canada 141,045 2000
11 Sudan 123,633 2009
12 Sri Lanka 72,114 2011
13 Belgium 65,783 2011
14 Israel 65,704.88 2011
15 Portugal 64,929 2011
16 Netherlands 63,872 1994
17 Greece 62,114 2007
18 Zimbabwe 61,251 2003
19 Malawi 49,775 2012
20 Jordan 39,441 2003
21 Hungary 36,716 2011
22 Ireland 32,848 2011
23 Lebanon 31,816 2012
24 Austria 29,957 2011
25 Puerto Rico 25,708 2010
26 Serbia 18,511 2012
27 Singapore 16,893 2009
28 Jamaica 12,032 2004
29 Eritrea 8,166 2012
30 Cyprus 4,045 2011
31 Iceland 3,034 2011
32 Cape Verde 2,956 2012
33 Belize 2,486 2012
34 Malta 1,909 2011
35 Barbados 1,720 2011
36 Sao Tome and Principe 1,183 2012
37 Saint Lucia 1,054 2012
38 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 877 2012
39 Grenada 851 2010
40 Antigua and Barbuda 748 2011
41 Seychelles 656 2011
42 Dominica 516 2012
43 Saint Kitts and Nevis 355 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary education, teachers. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Heavily-indebted-countries/Education/Primary-education,-teachers

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