Yemen: Student teacher ratio, primary school

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 Yemen

Student teacher ratio, primary school

 Latest value 26.93
 Year 2016
 Measure students per teacher
 Data availability 1999 - 2016
 Average 28.12
 Min - Max 22.37 - 30.81
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1999 to 2016. The average value for Yemen during that period was 28.12 students per teacher with a minimum of 22.37 students per teacher in 1999 and a maximum of 30.81 students per teacher in 2010. The latest value from 2016 is 26.93 students per teacher. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 138 countries is 22.49 students per teacher. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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The student (pupil) to teacher ratio in Yemen 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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