Which Country Has the Most Teachers at the Primary Level?

Number of Teachers (Primary Education) ('000), 2016 or latest
Education | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 158 countries in 2016, China ranked the highest in number of teachers in primary education with 5,889 '000 followed by India and Indonesia. On the other end of the scale was Monaco with 0.155 '000, Liechtenstein with 0.252 '000 and Cayman Islands with 0.303 '000.

Data for more countries are available at Number of Teachers (Primary Education) indicator page.