Guinea: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Guinea

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 47.15
 Year 2016
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1971 - 2016
 Average 42.54
 Min - Max 31.29 - 49.19
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Guinea from 1971 to 2016. The average value for Guinea during that period was 42.54 students per teacher with a minimum of 31.29 students per teacher in 1984 and a maximum of 49.19 students per teacher in 1993. The latest value from 2016 is 47.15 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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Guinea - Student teacher ratio, primary school - Recent values chart

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Guinea - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1971-2016




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Guinea 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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