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Education > Primary teacher salary > Starting per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Annual statutory teachers' salaries in public institutions in primary education, in equivalent US dollars converted using PPPs. Data for 1999. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Iceland $71.88 1999
2 Ireland $5.84 1999
3 Denmark $5.29 1999
4 Norway $4.97 1999
5 Switzerland $4.65 1999
6 New Zealand $4.35 1999
7 Finland $3.51 1999
8 Austria $2.73 1999
9 Sweden $2.10 1999
10 Portugal $1.84 1999
11 Greece $1.78 1999
12 Netherlands $1.64 1999
13 Australia $1.36 1999
14 Czech Republic $0.66 1999
15 Spain $0.61 1999
16 Hungary $0.56 1999
17 Germany $0.36 1999
18 Italy $0.34 1999
19 France $0.33 1999
20 Turkey $0.15 1999
21 Mexico $0.10 1999
22 United States $0.09 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary teacher salary > Starting per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute of Statistics. 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. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Primary-teacher-salary/Starting-per-1000

Education > Primary teacher salary > Starting per 1000: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Education > Primary teacher salary > Starting per 1000

  • All of the top 5 countries by primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 are Christian.
  • All of the top 3 countries by primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 are Cold countries'.
  • All of the top 2 countries by primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 are Heavily indebted.
  • All of the top 2 countries by primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 are European.
  • 19 of the bottom 22 countries by primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 are High income OECD.
  • All of the top 2 countries by primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 are Tourist destination.
  • United States ranked last for primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 1999.
  • Ireland ranked first for primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 amongst European Union in 1999.
  • France ranked last for primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 amongst Eurozone in 1999.
  • Iceland ranked first for primary teacher salary > starting per 1000 amongst NATO countries in 1999.
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