Colombia: Student teacher ratio, primary school
(measure: students per teacher; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Colombia: Student teacher ratio, primary school: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Colombia from 1970 to 2017. The average value for Colombia during that period was 28.94 students per teacher with a minumum of 23.29 students per teacher in 1998 and a maximum of 38.4 students per teacher in 1971. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Colombia 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.