Number of Teachers (Secondary Education) fell 0.979% to 233 '000 in South Korea in 2016

Number of Teachers (Secondary Education) ('000)
Education | South Korea | February 1, 2019
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Number of teachers in secondary education reached 236 '000 in 2015 in South Korea, according to World Bank. This is 0.988 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, number of teachers in secondary education in South Korea reached an all time high of 240 '000 in 2014 and an all time low of 52.2 '000 in 1971. When compared to South Korea's main peers, number of teachers in secondary education in China amounted to 6,234 '000, 123 '000 in Dem. People's Republic of Korea and 634 '000 in Japan in 2015.

South Korea has been ranked 23rd within the group of 108 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in secondary education, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Number of Teachers (Secondary Education) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cambodia '000 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China '000 6,551 6,229 6,211 6,234 6,220 ...
Dem. People's Republic of Korea '000 ... ... ... ... ... 123 ... ...
India '000 4,320 3,879 4,074 4,093 4,639 ... ...
Japan '000 624 621 632 634 638 ... ...
Laos '000 27.7 31.0 32.8 34.2 36.3 ...
Russia '000 ... ... 1,046 ... 1,046 ... ... ... ...
South Korea '000 237 238 240 236 233 ... ...
Thailand '000 ... 246 246 230 240 247 ...
USA '000 1,645 1,640 1,639 1,661 ... ...
Vietnam '000 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...