Latvia: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Latvia

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 11.54
 Year 2017
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1981 - 2017
 Average 14.47
 Min - Max 10.45 - 19.96
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Latvia from 1981 to 2017. The average value for Latvia during that period was 14.47 students per teacher with a minimum of 10.45 students per teacher in 2009 and a maximum of 19.96 students per teacher in 1987. The latest value from 2017 is 11.54 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 132 countries is 21.75 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Latvia - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1981-2017




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Latvia 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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