Malawi: Trained teachers in primary education

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 Malawi

Trained teachers in primary education, percent of total

 Latest value 90.81
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1999 - 2013
 Average 85.13
 Min - Max 53.54 - 95.91
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Malawi from 1999 to 2013. The average value for Malawi during that period was 85.13 percent with a minimum of 53.54 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 95.91 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2013 is 90.81 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 74 countries is 84.98 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.


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