Number of teachers in primary education reached 493 '000 in 2016 in Philippines, according to World Bank. This is 3.26 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Philippines reached an all time high of 493 '000 in 2016 and an all time low of 0 '000 in 1979. When compared to Philippines's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in China amounted to 5,933 '000, 2,107 '000 in Indonesia and 397 '000 in Vietnam in 2016.
Philippines has been ranked 10th within the group of 133 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.