Number of teachers in primary education reached 314 '000 in 2016 in United Kingdom, according to World Bank. This is 15.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 314 '000 in 2016 and an all time low of 213 '000 in 1987. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Belgium amounted to 70.5 '000 and 238 '000 in Germany in 2016.
United Kingdom has been ranked 15th within the group of 133 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.