Puerto Rico: Trained teachers in primary education
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Puerto Rico: Trained teachers in primary education, percent of total
For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Puerto Rico from 2014 to 2016. The average value for Puerto Rico during that period was 93.76 percent with a minimum of 92.58 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 94.69 percent in 2015.
The latest value from 2016 is 92.58 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 75
countries is 86.58 percent.
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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.