Saint Lucia: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Saint Lucia

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 14.74
 Year 2018
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1972 - 2018
 Average 25.50
 Min - Max 14.22 - 32.88
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Saint Lucia from 1972 to 2018. The average value for Saint Lucia during that period was 25.5 students per teacher with a minimum of 14.22 students per teacher in 2014 and a maximum of 32.88 students per teacher in 1973. The latest value from 2018 is 14.74 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 86 countries is 24.26 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Saint Lucia - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1972-2018




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Saint Lucia 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.

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