Belarus: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Belarus

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 19.23
 Year 2018
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1992 - 2018
 Average 17.26
 Min - Max 14.91 - 20.47
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Belarus from 1992 to 2018. The average value for Belarus during that period was 17.26 students per teacher with a minimum of 14.91 students per teacher in 2012 and a maximum of 20.47 students per teacher in 1992. The latest value from 2018 is 19.23 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 86 countries is 24.26 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Belarus - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1992-2018




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Belarus is the number of primary school pupils divided by the number of primary school teachers. It is generally considered better to have fewer pupils per teacher.
Definition: Primary school pupil-teacher ratio is the average number of pupils per teacher in primary school.

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