Number of Teachers (Secondary Education) rose 0.9865620010644% to 152 '000 in Sri Lanka in 2017

Number of Teachers (Secondary Education) ('000)
Education | Sri Lanka | June 1, 2019
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Number of teachers in secondary education reached 152 '000 in 2017 in Sri Lanka, according to World Bank. This is 0.987 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, number of teachers in secondary education in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 152 '000 in 2017 and an all time low of 87.0 '000 in 1987. When compared to Sri Lanka's main peers, number of teachers in secondary education in Malaysia amounted to 224 '000 and 150 '000 in Myanmar in 2017.

Sri Lanka has been ranked 19th within the group of 82 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in secondary education.

Number of Teachers (Secondary Education) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh '000 377 378 378 378 ...
Cambodia '000 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China '000 6,431 6,551 6,229 6,211 6,234
India '000 4,387 4,320 3,879 4,074 4,093 ...
Indonesia '000 1,407 1,291 1,452 1,460 ...
Laos '000 24.7 27.7 31.0 32.8 34.2
Malaysia '000 194 198 207 260 249
Maldives '000 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Myanmar '000 ... ... ... 100 ...
Pakistan '000 ... ... ... 444 484 527 572
Singapore '000 ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Sri Lanka '000 ... ... 149 150 150 150 ...
Thailand '000 ... ... 246 246 246 230 240
Vietnam '000 ... ... ... ... ... ... ...