# Syrian Arab Republic - Pupil teacher ratio

## Pupil-teacher ratio, preprimary

Pupil-teacher ratio, preprimary in Syrian Arab Republic was 15.91 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 36.57 in 1971, while its lowest value was 15.91 in 2013.

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.

Year Value
1971 36.57
1972 34.84
1973 32.82
1974 32.61
1975 33.55
1976 33.08
1977 33.44
1978 31.44
1979 31.15
1980 30.99
1981 31.06
1982 32.06
1983 32.17
1984 33.18
1985 34.78
1986 30.57
1987 28.74
1988 28.87
1989 27.86
1990 25.82
1991 26.76
1992 26.41
1993 23.06
1994 22.52
1995 22.37
1996 21.85
1997 22.17
1998 21.78
1999 23.54
2000 25.70
2001 24.54
2002 25.65
2003 21.77
2004 21.82
2005 21.97
2006 23.77
2007 23.60
2008 18.74
2009 17.18
2010 19.64
2011 18.66
2013 15.91

## Pupil-teacher ratio, primary

Pupil-teacher ratio, primary in Syrian Arab Republic was 25.33 as of 2002. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 36.80 in 1971, while its lowest value was 22.92 in 1998.

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.

Year Value
1971 36.80
1972 36.02
1973 36.32
1974 36.75
1975 34.62
1976 33.86
1977 32.73
1978 32.00
1979 30.50
1980 29.44
1981 28.11
1982 27.79
1983 27.27
1984 27.20
1985 27.06
1986 25.89
1987 25.22
1988 26.49
1989 26.92
1990 26.12
1991 25.07
1992 24.74
1993 24.24
1994 23.73
1995 23.38
1996 23.54
1997 23.46
1998 22.92
1999 24.93
2000 24.78
2001 24.12
2002 25.33

## Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

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

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

Year Value
1996 16.64

## Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary

Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary in Syrian Arab Republic was 18.13 as of 2002. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 22.31 in 1978, while its lowest value was 14.81 in 1997.

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.

Year Value
1971 21.78
1972 21.11
1973 19.28
1974 19.83
1975 19.68
1976 19.62
1977 21.57
1978 22.31
1979 20.49
1980 18.06
1982 17.97
1983 17.13
1984 16.77
1985 16.77
1986 16.35
1987 15.61
1988 15.43
1989 15.25
1990 18.11
1991 16.89
1992 16.41
1993 15.63
1994 15.01
1995 14.96
1996 14.86
1997 14.81
1999 19.21
2000 17.65
2001 17.97
2002 18.13

## Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary in Syrian Arab Republic was 8.47 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 10 years was 11.86 in 2007, while its lowest value was 7.24 in 2010.

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

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

Year Value
2003 10.74
2004 11.02
2006 11.23
2007 11.86
2010 7.24
2011 8.30
2013 8.47

## Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary in Syrian Arab Republic was 64.41 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 64.41 in 2015, while its lowest value was 35.79 in 1971.

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.

Year Value
1971 35.79
1972 42.32
1976 52.39
2011 45.00
2012 47.65
2013 48.70
2014 63.93
2015 64.41

## Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs