Brazil: Student teacher ratio, primary school: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Brazil from 1970 to 2014. The average value for Brazil during that period was 22.73 students per teacher with a minumum of 20.52 students per teacher in 2012 and a maximum of 28.01 students per teacher in 1970. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Brazil 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.