The latest facts and statistics on teachers, 5 October 2019

Submitted by geraldine on Fri, 10/04/2019 - 17:25
World Teachers Day 2019 poster

New factsheet provides the latest UIS data on trained teachers, the global indicator for SDG target 4.c. Globally, 85% of primary teachers were trained in 2018 but only 64% in sub-Saharan Africa. The proportion of teachers that are trained in sub-Saharan Africa is falling, mostly due to the rising demand for education from a growing school-age population. Read more