Nigeria: Trained teachers in primary education
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Nigeria: Trained teachers in primary education, percent of total: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Nigeria from 2003 to 2010. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 58.55 percent with a minumum of 49.24 percent in 2004 and a maximum of 76.16 percent in 2003. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.