Number of Primary Education Teachers

This key economic indicator for the Education sector has been recently updated.

  1. In 2019, Number of Primary Education Teachers in Indonesia rose 4.3% from a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 China Number of Primary Education Teachers was up 1% year on year close to 6,164,941 Persons.
  3. In 2019 United States was number 4 in Number of Primary Education Teachers.
  4. In 2019 Nepal was ranked number 31 in Number of Primary Education Teachers close to 201,075 Persons, compared to 154 in 2018.

Top Countries in Number of Primary Education Teachers

# 171 Countries Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
China
6,164,941 2019 -0.6 % +1.0 % View data
2 #2
India
4,384,888 2019 +0.6 % -0.1 % View data
3 #3
Indonesia
1,802,065 2019 +4.3 % +0.0 % View data
4 #4
United States
1,758,499 2019 +0.1 % +0.8 % View data
5 #5
Brazil
794,458 2019 -0.0 % -0.0 % View data
6 #6
Bangladesh
576,887 2018 +0.5 % NA View data
7 #7
Mexico
535,950 2019 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
8 #8
Egypt
533,935 2018 +4.4 % NA View data
9 #9
Pakistan
513,772 2019 -1.3 % +4.2 % View data
10 #10
Philippines
482,743 2017 -2.1 % NA View data
11 #11
Democratic Republic of the Congo
454,849 2019 +2.7 % +3.5 % View data
12 #12
Japan
417,826 2019 +0.2 % +0.5 % View data
13 #13
Vietnam
401,707 2019 +1.3 % +0.8 % View data
14 #14
United Kingdom
327,080 2019 +1.7 % +3.7 % View data
15 #15
Russia
310,927 2019 +0.7 % +1.5 % View data
16 #16
Thailand
292,126 2019 -0.8 % -2.8 % View data
17 #17
Turkey
289,135 2019 -0.6 % +0.1 % View data
18 #18
Iran
284,673 2019 -0.5 % -0.2 % View data
19 #19
Kenya
266,511 2015 +2.4 % NA View data
20 #20
Italy
254,832 2019 +0.5 % +1.4 % View data
21 #21
Malaysia
250,318 2019 +4.4 % -2.1 % View data
22 #22
South Africa
249,543 2019 +0.9 % +2.6 % View data
23 #23
Saudi Arabia
243,578 2019 +2.0 % -6.8 % View data
24 #24
Germany
239,484 2019 +0.0 % +0.6 % View data
25 #25
Spain
237,403 2019 +1.0 % +1.0 % View data
26 #26
Myanmar
226,296 2019 +4.0 % +3.8 % View data
27 #27
Poland
223,239 2019 -0.4 % +1.1 % View data
28 #28
Uganda
215,450 2019 +2.1 % +2.4 % View data
29 #29
Peru
206,460 2019 -0.1 % +0.8 % View data
30 #30
Tanzania
204,658 2019 +2.5 % +1.4 % View data
31 #31
Nepal
201,075 2019 NA +1.8 % View data
32 #32
Colombia
184,556 2019 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
33 #33
Algeria
182,402 2019 +0.1 % +2.8 % View data
34 #34
Ghana
168,546 2019 +4.3 % +4.3 % View data
35 #35
South Korea
167,238 2019 +0.6 % +0.2 % View data
36 #36
Morocco
159,980 2019 -0.8 % +0.4 % View data
37 #37
Yemen
144,824 2016 NA +3.8 % View data
38 #38
Afghanistan
135,940 2019 +1.3 % NA View data
39 #39
Ukraine
130,954 2019 +1.4 % NA View data
40 #40
Madagascar
125,330 2019 +2.6 % +2.5 % View data
41 #41
Mozambique
122,386 2019 +3.1 % +3.3 % View data
42 #42
Guatemala
119,205 2019 +2.3 % +2.5 % View data
43 #43
Uzbekistan
114,415 2019 -1.0 % +0.4 % View data
44 #44
Netherlands
98,793 2019 -0.9 % -1.2 % View data
45 #45
Cameroon
98,344 2019 +4.9 % +1.0 % View data
46 #46
Angola
95,827 2016 -14.7 % -4.1 % View data
47 #47
Ivory Coast
95,259 2019 +2.1 % +5.0 % View data
48 #48
Chile
87,864 2019 +1.8 % +2.2 % View data
49 #49
Kazakhstan
84,896 2019 +18.5 % +5.0 % View data
50 #50
Burkina Faso
82,962 2019 +2.8 % +7.3 % View data
51 #51
Zambia
81,907 2019 +2.5 % +0.9 % View data
52 #52
Cuba
80,952 2019 +0.0 % -0.8 % View data
53 #53
Sri Lanka
79,240 2019 -0.2 % +1.1 % View data
54 #54
Ecuador
78,560 2019 -1.4 % -1.5 % View data
55 #55
Israel
77,934 2019 +1.6 % +1.8 % View data
56 #56
Bolivia
77,144 2019 -0.4 % -0.8 % View data
57 #57
Malawi
75,697 2018 NA +5.8 % View data
58 #58
Niger
74,322 2019 +7.8 % +3.1 % View data
59 #59
North Korea
74,274 2018 NA NA View data
60 #60
Belgium
72,738 2019 +0.7 % +1.1 % View data
61 #61
Tunisia
72,256 2019 +1.4 % +1.9 % View data
62 #62
Sweden
70,424 2019 +0.8 % +2.1 % View data
63 #63
Greece
69,198 2019 +0.1 % +0.8 % View data
64 #64
Mali
68,436 2019 +4.5 % +5.9 % View data
65 #65
Dominican Republic
66,903 2019 +3.2 % +1.6 % View data
66 #66
Senegal
62,599 2019 +6.1 % +0.9 % View data
67 #67
Jordan
59,059 2019 -3.5 % +0.4 % View data
68 #68
Benin
57,630 2019 +1.6 % +4.4 % View data
69 #69
Cambodia
51,582 2019 +0.2 % +1.6 % View data
70 #70
Switzerland
51,506 2019 +0.9 % +1.5 % View data
71 #71
Norway
51,460 2019 +0.6 % +1.4 % View data
72 #72
Burundi
50,558 2019 -1.0 % +1.5 % View data
73 #73
Portugal
48,253 2019 -1.9 % -0.8 % View data
74 #74
Romania
47,132 2019 -1.0 % -1.5 % View data
75 #75
Sierra Leone
47,030 2019 -5.5 % NA View data
76 #76
Chad
44,052 2019 +2.9 % +0.3 % View data
77 #77
Honduras
43,908 2017 +8.8 % NA View data
78 #78
Rwanda
43,592 2019 +3.6 % +1.1 % View data
79 #79
Denmark
43,538 2014 NA NA View data
80 #80
Lebanon
41,589 2019 +1.5 % +1.3 % View data
81 #81
Costa Rica
41,107 2019 +3.7 % +2.7 % View data
82 #82
Azerbaijan
40,474 2019 -1.7 % -0.3 % View data
83 #83
Guinea
39,979 2019 +1.9 % +1.1 % View data
84 #84
Togo
39,318 2019 +1.9 % +2.7 % View data
85 #85
Laos
36,046 2019 +2.4 % +0.8 % View data
86 #86
Papua New Guinea
35,896 2016 NA NA View data
87 #87
Hungary
35,195 2019 -0.9 % +0.1 % View data
88 #88
Tajikistan
34,629 2019 +1.2 % +3.2 % View data
89 #89
Georgia
34,003 2019 +0.0 % +1.6 % View data
90 #90
Austria
33,571 2019 +0.9 % +1.9 % View data
91 #91
Kuwait
32,453 2019 +3.0 % +2.5 % View data
92 #92
Oman
28,814 2018 -24.0 % NA View data
93 #93
Liberia
28,468 2017 -6.5 % NA View data
94 #94
Uruguay
27,678 2019 +0.1 % -0.3 % View data
95 #95
South Sudan
27,248 2015 NA -1.6 % View data
96 #96
Finland
27,074 2019 +0.5 % +0.5 % View data
97 #97
New Zealand
26,382 2019 +1.0 % +1.0 % View data
98 #98
El Salvador
24,642 2018 +2.7 % NA View data
99 #99
Belarus
21,978 2019 -1.2 % -0.4 % View data
100 #100
Kyrgyzstan
21,070 2019 -0.4 % +4.2 % View data
101 #101
Palestine
20,324 2019 +1.8 % +1.8 % View data
102 #102
United Arab Emirates
19,754 2019 +0.4 % -1.8 % View data
103 #103
Panama
19,276 2019 +0.4 % -0.1 % View data
104 #104
Mauritania
19,134 2019 +0.1 % +2.1 % View data
105 #105
Serbia
18,791 2019 +0.7 % +0.7 % View data
106 #106
Bulgaria
16,480 2019 -0.1 % +2.5 % View data
107 #107
Singapore
15,969 2017 +1.5 % NA View data
108 #108
Puerto Rico
15,236 2019 -3.8 % -4.6 % View data
109 #109
Botswana
14,533 2015 -4.4 % NA View data
110 #110
Slovakia
14,450 2019 +0.0 % +0.6 % View data
111 #111
Qatar
13,069 2019 +3.3 % +4.5 % View data
112 #112
Croatia
12,155 2019 +0.5 % +0.7 % View data
113 #113
Lesotho
11,191 2019 +0.5 % +0.0 % View data
114 #114
Latvia
10,754 2019 +0.8 % +0.8 % View data
115 #115
Mongolia
10,207 2019 -0.3 % +3.0 % View data
116 #116
Jamaica
10,175 2019 +1.4 % -3.3 % View data
117 #117
Armenia
9,950 2018 NA NA View data
118 #118
Central African Republic
9,756 2016 NA +4.1 % View data
119 #119
Gambia
9,686 2019 -0.1 % +9.5 % View data
120 #120
Albania
9,655 2019 -0.7 % -1.4 % View data
121 #121
Bahrain
9,650 2019 +1.0 % +1.6 % View data
122 #122
Bosnia and Herzegovina
9,396 2019 -0.2 % -0.4 % View data
123 #123
Swaziland
9,193 2019 +1.4 % +1.4 % View data
124 #124
Eritrea
9,112 2019 +0.9 % +1.4 % View data
125 #125
Slovenia
8,615 2019 +1.9 % +5.3 % View data
126 #126
Lithuania
8,014 2019 -1.9 % -1.0 % View data
127 #127
East Timor
7,898 2018 -2.0 % NA View data
128 #128
Moldova
7,621 2019 -2.5 % -1.5 % View data
129 #129
Estonia
7,569 2017 +3.0 % +3.3 % View data
130 #130
Macedonia
7,512 2019 +0.9 % +1.0 % View data
131 #131
Fiji
5,578 2016 NA +11.1 % View data
132 #132
Mauritius
5,441 2019 -1.7 % -0.7 % View data
133 #133
Suriname
5,212 2019 +3.1 % -0.2 % View data
134 #134
Cyprus
4,781 2019 +1.6 % +3.8 % View data
135 #135
Luxembourg
4,638 2019 +1.7 % +1.4 % View data
136 #136
Maldives
4,582 2019 +2.1 % +6.8 % View data
137 #137
Comoros
4,428 2018 -31.1 % +0.5 % View data
138 #138
Solomon Islands
4,096 2019 -1.3 % -4.0 % View data
139 #139
Equatorial Guinea
4,021 2015 NA +5.1 % View data
140 #140
Brunei
3,984 2019 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
141 #141
Cape Verde
3,028 2019 -0.5 % +0.4 % View data
142 #142
Iceland
2,986 2019 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
143 #143
Belize
2,614 2019 +1.9 % +2.4 % View data
144 #144
Bhutan
2,549 2019 -3.7 % NA View data
145 #145
Djibouti
2,155 2019 +0.5 % +2.2 % View data
146 #146
Malta
2,013 2019 +1.1 % +2.3 % View data
147 #147
Vanuatu
1,729 2015 NA -2.2 % View data
148 #148
Bahamas
1,473 2019 -2.9 % -3.3 % View data
149 #149
Barbados
1,432 2019 -0.9 % -3.0 % View data
150 #150
Sao Tome and Principe
1,148 2019 -0.2 % +1.7 % View data
151 #151
Saint Lucia
1,073 2019 -0.4 % -2.5 % View data
152 #152
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
914 2019 -0.3 % +1.3 % View data
153 #153
Antigua and Barbuda
831 2019 +1.8 % +3.1 % View data
154 #154
Grenada
809 2019 +0.3 % -2.1 % View data
155 #155
Tonga
793 2019 +0.5 % +0.3 % View data
156 #156
Federated States of Micronesia
698 2015 NA NA View data
157 #157
Kiribati
655 2017 -0.1 % NA View data
158 #158
Seychelles
638 2019 -0.2 % -0.7 % View data
159 #159
Dominica
558 2019 +0.2 % +0.7 % View data
160 #160
Andorra
412 2019 +0.0 % -0.7 % View data
161 #161
Bermuda
386 2019 -3.3 % -8.8 % View data
161 #161
Saint Kitts and Nevis
386 2019 +0.0 % -0.8 % View data
163 #163
British Virgin Islands
287 2017 -8.6 % NA View data
164 #164
Cayman Islands
273 2018 NA -2.1 % View data
165 #165
Liechtenstein
254 2019 -0.5 % +0.5 % View data
166 #166
San Marino
245 2018 NA NA View data
167 #167
Turks and Caicos Islands
208 2018 NA NA View data
168 #168
Gibraltar
200 2017 -2.0 % NA View data
169 #169
Monaco
170 2019 -2.3 % NA View data
170 #170
Tuvalu
85 2018 NA NA View data
171 #171
Nauru
45 2016 NA NA View data

Source: World Bank

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