France: Student teacher ratio, primary school
(measure: students per teacher; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
France: Student teacher ratio, primary school: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for France from 1975 to 2013. The average value for France during that period was 19.58 students per teacher with a minumum of 17.52 students per teacher in 2011 and a maximum of 22.52 students per teacher in 1975. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in France 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.