For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Samoa from 1970 to 2010. The average value for Samoa during that period was 23.19 students per teacher with a minumum of 17.82 students per teacher in 1986 and a maximum of 32.82 students per teacher in 2007.
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The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Samoa 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.