Iran: Trained teachers in primary education

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 Iran

Trained teachers in primary education, percent of total

 Latest value 100.00
 Year 2017
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2001 - 2017
 Average 99.13
 Min - Max 95.84 - 100.00
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Iran from 2001 to 2017. The average value for Iran during that period was 99.13 percent with a minimum of 95.84 percent in 2006 and a maximum of 100 percent in 2003. The latest value from 2017 is 100 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 82 countries is 88.95 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Iran - Trained teachers in primary education - Recent values chart

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Iran - Trained teachers in primary education - historical chart - 2001-2017




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.

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