Sao Tome and Principe: Trained teachers in primary education

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 Sao Tome and Principe

Trained teachers in primary education, percent of total

 Latest value 27.41
 Year 2017
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2009 - 2017
 Average 35.92
 Min - Max 27.41 - 49.40
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Sao Tome and Principe from 2009 to 2017. The average value for Sao Tome and Principe during that period was 35.92 percent with a minimum of 27.41 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 49.4 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2017 is 27.41 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 82 countries is 88.95 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.


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