Which Country Has the Most Female Teachers at the Primary Level?

Female Teachers, Primary Education (As % of Total) (%), 2018 or latest
Education | May 18, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 136 countries in 2018, Belarus ranked the highest in female teachers in primary education as a share of total with 99.5% followed by Russia and Kyrgyzstan. On the other end of the scale was Liberia with 13.9%, Togo with 16.4% and Chad with 18.0%.

Data for more countries are available at Female Teachers, Primary Education (As % of Total) indicator page.

Female Teachers, Primary Education (As % of Total) Unit 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Belarus % 99.3% 99.4% 99.5% 99.5% 99.5% ...
Bulgaria % ... 94.1% 94.3% 94.4% ... 94.4% ... ...
Croatia % ... 92.9% 93.1% 93.3% 93.6% 93.5% ... ...
Hungary % 95.7% 95.6% 97.0% 96.8% 96.6% ... ...
Italy % ... ... ... ... ... ... 95.9% 95.9% 95.9% 95.9% ... ...
Kazakhstan % ... 98.4% 98.4% 98.5% 98.0% 96.6%
Kyrgyzstan % 98.1% 98.5% 98.3% 98.5% 96.1% ...
Latvia % 93.5% 93.3% 92.8% 92.8% 92.8% ... ...
Lithuania % 96.5% 97.1% 97.1% 97.2% 97.1% ...
Moldova % ... 97.7% 97.7% 98.1% 97.8% 98.1% ...
Mongolia % 95.9% 95.6% 95.3% 96.1% 96.1% ...
Russia % ... ... ... ... 99.0% 98.9% 98.8% 98.8% 98.9% ... ...
Slovenia % 97.3% 97.1% 96.9% 97.2% 97.3% ... ...
Suriname % ... ... ... ... ... 93.9% 94.3% 94.5% 94.5% 94.9% ...
Ukraine % 98.8% 98.8% 98.9% 94.3% 96.7% ...