Central African Republic: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Central African Republic

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 83.41
 Year 2016
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1971 - 2016
 Average 71.81
 Min - Max 59.61 - 100.24
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for the Central African Republic from 1971 to 2016. The average value for the Central African Republic during that period was 71.81 students per teacher with a minimum of 59.61 students per teacher in 1981 and a maximum of 100.24 students per teacher in 2008. The latest value from 2016 is 83.41 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 138 countries is 22.49 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Central African Republic - Student teacher ratio, primary school - Recent values chart

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Central African Republic - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1971-2016




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in the Central African Republic 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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