Number of teachers in primary education reached 48.0 '000 in 2017 in Romania, according to World Bank. This is 1.20 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Romania reached an all time high of 71.8 '000 in 1997 and an all time low of 46.0 '000 in 2012. When compared to Romania's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Moldova amounted to 7.88 '000 and 127 '000 in Ukraine in 2017.
Romania has been ranked 49th within the group of 91 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 14 places above the position seen 10 years ago.