Number of teachers in primary education reached 124 '000 in 2015 in Ukraine, according to World Bank. This is 1.95 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Ukraine reached an all time high of 134 '000 in 1994 and an all time low of 98.3 '000 in 2009. When compared to Ukraine's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Poland amounted to 220 '000, 50.1 '000 in Romania and 297 '000 in Russia in 2015.
Ukraine has been ranked 35th within the group of 129 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.