Singapore: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Singapore

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 14.69
 Year 2017
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1970 - 2017
 Average 26.32
 Min - Max 14.69 - 32.67
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Singapore from 1970 to 2017. The average value for Singapore during that period was 26.32 students per teacher with a minimum of 14.69 students per teacher in 2017 and a maximum of 32.67 students per teacher in 1972. The latest value from 2017 is 14.69 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 132 countries is 21.75 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Singapore - Student teacher ratio, primary school - Recent values chart

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Singapore - Student teacher ratio, primary school - historical chart - 1970-2017




The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Singapore 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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