Gabon: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Gabon

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 24.53
 Year 2011
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1971 - 2011
 Average 46.14
 Min - Max 24.53 - 55.63
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Gabon from 1971 to 2011. The average value for Gabon during that period was 46.14 students per teacher with a minimum of 24.53 students per teacher in 2011 and a maximum of 55.63 students per teacher in 1997. The latest value from 2011 is 24.53 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2011 based on 136 countries is 24.78 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Gabon - Student teacher ratio, primary school - Recent values chart

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Gabon - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1971-2011




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Gabon 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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