Number of Teachers (Primary Education) rose 0.372% to 162 '000 in Ghana in 2018

Number of Teachers (Primary Education) ('000)
Education | Ghana | June 1, 2019
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Number of teachers in primary education reached 162 '000 in 2018 in Ghana, according to World Bank. This is 0.372 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Ghana reached an all time high of 162 '000 in 2018 and an all time low of 33.8 '000 in 1974.

Ghana has been ranked 2nd within the group of 7 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 38 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Number of Teachers (Primary Education) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Benin '000 45.0 47.2 46.5 49.7 54.5 ...
Burkina Faso '000 48.6 53.5 58.3 64.2 69.1 ...
Ghana '000 123 130 137 139 143
Guinea '000 36.7 37.7 37.9 35.9 37.7 ... ...
Ivory Coast '000 ... 70.0 73.7 74.7 80.2 85.1 ...
Liberia '000 ... ... ... 25.8 22.5 25.7 ... ...
Mali '000 41.8 50.1 51.4 52.1 60.3 ...
Niger '000 52.9 59.7 63.7 66.8 72.0 ...
Nigeria '000 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Togo '000 32.8 34.4 34.4 33.9 36.2 ...