For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Palau from 1999 to 2000. The average value for Palau during that period was 15.32 students per teacher with a minimum of 14.97 students per teacher in 1999 and a maximum of 15.66 students per teacher in 2000.
The latest value from 2000 is 15.66 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2000 based on 136
countries is 28.25 students per teacher.
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The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Palau 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.