India: Trained teachers in primary education, percent of total, 2016 - 2019:
For that indicator, we provide data for India from 2016 to 2019. The average value for India during that period was 70.82 percent with a minimum of 69.5 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 73.13 percent in 2019.
The latest value from 2019 is 73.13 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 56
countries is 83.73 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.