OPEC countries Compared by Education > Secondary education, teachers

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


1 Iran 280,309 1997
2 Nigeria 273,781 2010
3 Saudi Arabia 264,141 2009
4 Algeria 151,948 1997
5 Iraq 148,363 2007
6 Venezuela 61,671 1987
7 Angola 32,279 2011
8 Kuwait 31,206 2009
9 Libya 30,673 1983
10 United Arab Emirates 24,994 2012
11 Qatar 7,899 2012


"Countries Compared by Education > Secondary 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/OPEC-countries/Education/Secondary-education,-teachers

OPEC countries Compared by Education > Secondary education, teachers


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