Number of teachers in primary education reached 304 '000 in 2016 in Thailand, according to World Bank. This is 0.445 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Thailand reached an all time high of 371 '000 in 1985 and an all time low of 163 '000 in 1971. When compared to Thailand's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Cambodia amounted to 49.5 '000, 36.1 '000 in Laos, 267 '000 in Malaysia and 241 '000 in Myanmar in 2016.
Thailand has been ranked 16th within the group of 133 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.