Libya: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Libya

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 16.90
 Year 1983
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1971 - 1983
 Average 22.44
 Min - Max 16.90 - 28.46
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Libya from 1971 to 1983. The average value for Libya during that period was 22.44 students per teacher with a minimum of 16.9 students per teacher in 1983 and a maximum of 28.46 students per teacher in 1971. The latest value from 1983 is 16.9 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 1983 based on 114 countries is 31.18 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Libya - Student teacher ratio, primary school - Recent values chart

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Libya - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1971-1983




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Libya 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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