Number of Teachers (Primary Education) rose 0.50033504578958% to 22.5 '000 in Belarus in 2017

Number of Teachers (Primary Education) ('000)
Education | Belarus | May 18, 2019
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Number of teachers in primary education reached 22.5 '000 in 2017 in Belarus, according to World Bank. This is 0.5 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Belarus reached an all time high of 32.9 '000 in 2000 and an all time low of 22.0 '000 in 2015. When compared to Belarus's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Lithuania amounted to 8.43 '000 and 127 '000 in Ukraine in 2017.

Belarus has been ranked 66th within the group of 91 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 25 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Number of Teachers (Primary Education) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belarus '000 23.6 23.6 23.2 22.4 22.0
China '000 5,939 5,908 5,867 5,860 5,889
Czech Republic '000 24.9 25.2 26.0 25.6 ... ... ...
Estonia '000 6.20 6.43 6.58 6.50 ... ...
Germany '000 253 251 250 233 236 ...
Japan '000 402 405 407 408 410 ...
Latvia '000 9.96 10.3 10.2 10.3 10.5 ...
Lithuania '000 9.31 8.96 8.64 8.44 8.40
Poland '000 216 215 211 211 220 ...
Romania '000 47.6 46.0 50.6 50.9 50.1
Russia '000 ... ... 282 285 289 297 ...
USA '000 1,710 1,691 1,689 1,688 1,714 ...
Ukraine '000 98.7 98.5 99.4 99.7 124