Euro area: Trained teachers in primary education, percent of total
For that indicator, we provide data for Euro area from 2000 to 2018. The average value for Euro area during that period was 73.39 percent with a minimum of 69.9 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 77.29 percent in 2007.
The latest value from 2018 is 71.73 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 67
countries is 89.01 percent.
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Trained teachers are those who have received the minimum professional training, before or on the job, necessary to teach in primary school.
Definition: Trained teachers in primary education are the percentage of primary school teachers who have received the minimum organized teacher training (pre-service or in-service) required for teaching in a given country.