Number of teachers in primary education reached 75.2 '000 in 2015 in Zambia, according to World Bank. This is 1.74 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Zambia reached an all time high of 78.4 '000 in 2014 and an all time low of 14.7 '000 in 1971. When compared to Zambia's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Angola amounted to 112 '000 and 415 '000 in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2015.
Zambia has been ranked 48th within the group of 129 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.