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Kuwait

Kuwait Elementary (primary) school Stats

Definitions

  • Gender parity index: Country's gender parity index in primary, or elementary, school. For countries with a rating of over 1, more females are enrolled while countries with a rating under 1 have more males enrolled. 
  • Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries: Percentage of public funding for primary education that goes to teachers' salaries.
  • Spending on teaching materials: Percentage of public funding for primary education that is allocated for teaching materials.
  • Students per teacher: Number of students per teacher for primary education.
  • Trained teachers > Both sexes: Percentage of all primary teachers with at least the minimum level of traning required to teach at the primary level.
  • Trained teachers > Men: Percentage of male primary teachers with at least the minimum level of traning required to teach at the primary level.
  • Trained teachers > Women: Percentage of female primary teachers with at least the minimum level of traning required to teach at the primary level.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Gender parity index 1.03 2008 7th out of 163
Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries 73.85% 2011 12th out of 23
Spending on teaching materials 4.98% 2011 2nd out of 21
Students per teacher 8.6 2012 73th out of 77
Trained teachers > Both sexes 77.74% 2012 41st out of 57
Trained teachers > Men 55.49% 2012 47th out of 57
Trained teachers > Women 80.04% 2012 40th out of 57

Citation

"Kuwait Elementary (primary) school Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Kuwait/Education/Elementary-(primary)-school

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