Malawi: Student teacher ratio, primary school
(measure: students per teacher; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Malawi: Student teacher ratio, primary school: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Malawi from 1999 to 2015. The average value for Malawi during that period was 74.12 students per teacher with a minumum of 63.22 students per teacher in 1999 and a maximum of 80.68 students per teacher in 2009. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Malawi 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.