Teachers, primary, total - for all countries


The series "Primary teachers" contains 23,662 data rows in 7 data sets for 206 countries.
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.
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Teachers, primary, total 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. /statistic/teachers%2C%20primary%2C%20total

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World
World
China
China
India
India
Indonesia
Indonesia
United States
United States
Brazil
Brazil
Nigeria
Nigeria
Mexico
Mexico
Bangladesh
Bangladesh
Egypt
Egypt
Philippines
Philippines
Pakistan
Pakistan
Japan
Japan
Vietnam
Vietnam
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
Thailand
Thailand
Russia
Russia
Argentina
Argentina
Turkey
Turkey
Iraq
Iraq
Iran
Iran
United Kingdom
United Kingdom
Malaysia
Malaysia
Kenya
Kenya
Ethiopia
Ethiopia
Italy
Italy
Germany
Germany
France
France
Spain
Spain
Poland
Poland
South Africa
South Africa
Peru
Peru
Uganda
Uganda
Tanzania
Tanzania
Nepal
Nepal
Colombia
Colombia
Burma
Burma
Korea, South
Korea, South
Algeria
Algeria
Morocco
Morocco
Afghanistan
Afghanistan
Ghana
Ghana
Canada
Canada
Yemen
Yemen
Angola
Angola
Guatemala
Guatemala
Madagascar
Madagascar
Syria
Syria
Venezuela
Venezuela
Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan
Mozambique
Mozambique
Australia
Australia
Cameroon
Cameroon
Netherlands
Netherlands
Ukraine
Ukraine
Cuba
Cuba
Côte d'Ivoire
Côte d'Ivoire
Ecuador
Ecuador
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
Chile
Chile
Bolivia
Bolivia
Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
Israel
Israel
Tunisia
Tunisia
Belgium
Belgium
Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
Niger
Niger
Greece
Greece
Korea, North
Korea, North
Sweden
Sweden
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso
Zambia
Zambia
Senegal
Senegal
Malawi
Malawi
Jordan
Jordan
Mali
Mali
Romania
Romania
Benin
Benin
Portugal
Portugal
Norway
Norway
Burundi
Burundi
Switzerland
Switzerland
Cambodia
Cambodia
Haiti
Haiti
Denmark
Denmark
Libya
Libya
Rwanda
Rwanda
Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan
Honduras
Honduras
Lebanon
Lebanon
Guinea
Guinea
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
Chad
Chad
Hungary
Hungary
Laos
Laos
Paraguay
Paraguay
Togo
Togo
Tajikistan
Tajikistan
Ireland
Ireland
Georgia
Georgia
Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea
Austria
Austria
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
Kuwait
Kuwait
Uruguay
Uruguay
South Sudan
South Sudan
Finland
Finland
Czech Republic
Czech Republic
New Zealand
New Zealand
El Salvador
El Salvador
Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Liberia
Liberia
Belarus
Belarus
United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates
Panama
Panama
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
Palestinian Territory
Serbia
Serbia
Mauritania
Mauritania
Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
Singapore
Singapore
Congo, Republic of the
Congo, Republic of the
Oman
Oman
Botswana
Botswana
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
Slovakia
Slovakia
Namibia
Namibia
Gabon
Gabon
Somalia
Somalia
Croatia
Croatia
Jamaica
Jamaica
Qatar
Qatar
Lesotho
Lesotho
Latvia
Latvia
Albania
Albania
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bahrain
Bahrain
Mongolia
Mongolia
Swaziland
Swaziland
Lithuania
Lithuania
Eritrea
Eritrea
Central African Republic
Central African Republic
Moldova
Moldova
Timor-Leste
Timor-Leste
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
Gambia
Gambia
Macedonia
Macedonia
Armenia
Armenia
Estonia
Estonia
Slovenia
Slovenia
Mauritius
Mauritius
Guinea-Bissau
Guinea-Bissau
Suriname
Suriname
Cyprus
Cyprus
Luxembourg
Luxembourg
Comoros
Comoros
Maldives
Maldives
Guyana
Guyana
Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands
Brunei
Brunei
Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea
Fiji
Fiji
Iceland
Iceland
Cape Verde
Cape Verde
Belize
Belize
Bhutan
Bhutan
Bahamas
Bahamas
French Polynesia
French Polynesia
Malta
Malta
Djibouti
Djibouti
Vanuatu
Vanuatu
Macao
Macao
Barbados
Barbados
São Tomé and Príncipe
São Tomé and Príncipe
New Caledonia
New Caledonia
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
Virgin Islands, U.S.
Virgin Islands, U.S.
Samoa
Samoa
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Grenada
Grenada
Tonga
Tonga
Guam
Guam
Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda
Micronesia, Federated States of
Micronesia, Federated States of
Seychelles
Seychelles
Kiribati
Kiribati
Aruba
Aruba
Dominica
Dominica
American Samoa
American Samoa
Marshall Islands
Marshall Islands
Andorra
Andorra
Bermuda
Bermuda
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Cayman Islands
Cayman Islands
Monaco
Monaco
Turks and Caicos Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands
Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein
San Marino
San Marino
Gibraltar
Gibraltar
Monaco
Monaco
Tuvalu
Tuvalu
Palau
Palau
Nauru
Nauru

Source: Worldbank