South Africa - Pupil teacher ratio

Pupil-teacher ratio, preprimary

Pupil-teacher ratio, preprimary in South Africa was 32.03 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 38.90 in 2001, while its lowest value was 23.51 in 1996.

Definition: Preprimary school pupil-teacher ratio is the average number of pupils per teacher in preprimary school.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1994 27.24
1996 23.51
1999 35.93
2000 34.90
2001 38.90
2002 35.28
2003 35.37
2004 35.54
2005 31.39
2006 33.05
2007 33.19
2008 32.71
2009 33.58
2010 32.69
2011 32.60
2012 32.94
2013 32.03

Pupil-teacher ratio, primary

Pupil-teacher ratio, primary in South Africa was 33.60 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 37 years was 44.54 in 1997, while its lowest value was 26.67 in 1991.

Definition: Primary school pupil-teacher ratio is the average number of pupils per teacher in primary school.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1977 29.47
1978 28.48
1979 27.78
1991 26.67
1994 37.27
1995 36.28
1997 44.54
1999 35.94
2000 34.90
2001 38.90
2002 35.28
2003 35.37
2004 35.54
2005 31.39
2006 33.05
2007 33.19
2008 32.71
2009 33.58
2010 32.69
2011 32.60
2012 32.94
2013 32.03
2014 33.60

Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary

Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary in South Africa was 25.05 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 32.90 in 2005, while its lowest value was 25.05 in 2009.

Definition: Secondary school pupil-teacher ratio is the average number of pupils per teacher in secondary school.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1991 25.96
1998 29.52
1999 29.25
2000 28.06
2001 27.43
2002 29.69
2003 29.84
2004 30.75
2005 32.90
2006 30.21
2007 29.19
2008 27.71
2009 25.05

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary in South Africa was 22.80 as of 1994. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 29.07 in 1992, while its lowest value was 22.80 in 1994.

Definition: Tertiary school pupil-teacher ratio is the average number of pupils per teacher in tertiary school.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1988 24.41
1989 25.83
1990 26.29
1991 27.88
1992 29.07
1993 26.05
1994 22.80

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs