Number of teachers in primary education reached 42.9 '000 in 2017 in Burundi, according to World Bank. This is 0.840 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Burundi reached an all time high of 47.9 '000 in 2015 and an all time low of 3.95 '000 in 1973. When compared to Burundi's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Rwanda amounted to 43.9 '000, 198 '000 in Tanzania and 207 '000 in Uganda in 2017.
Burundi has been ranked 52nd within the group of 91 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 31 places above the position seen 10 years ago.