Bolivia: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Bolivia

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 17.80
 Year 2018
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1999 - 2018
 Average 18.22
 Min - Max 16.44 - 24.72
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Bolivia from 1999 to 2018. The average value for Bolivia during that period was 18.22 students per teacher with a minimum of 16.44 students per teacher in 2013 and a maximum of 24.72 students per teacher in 1999. The latest value from 2018 is 17.8 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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The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Bolivia 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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