Table 7.7 : STUDENTS AND TEACHERS SERVING AT DIFFERENT LEVELS IN MALE' AND ATOLLS, 2011
                           
Level No. of teachers  Student Teacher Ratio Teachers
No. of students Total Trained Untrained   Total Trained   Total Local Expatriate   expatriate
Republic 86,712 7,070 6,027 1,043 12 14 7,070 4,844 2,226 31
Pre - Primary 17,885 715 354 361 25 51 715 712 3 0
Primary ( 1 - 7) 40,435 3,275 2,645 630 12 15 3,275 2,926 349 11
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 22,788 2,713 2,669 44 8 9 2,713 1,086 1,627 60
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) 5,604 367 359 8 15 16 367 120 247 67
Male' 24,992 1,429 1,273 156 17 20 1,429 1,081 348 24
Pre - Primary 5,257 226 148 78 23 36 226 223 3 1
Primary ( 1 - 7) 10,361 652 593 59 16 17 652 575 77 12
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 6,458 434 415 19 15 16 434 242 192 44
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) 2,916 117 117 0 25 25 117 41 76 65
Atolls 61,720 5,641 4,754 887 11 13 5,641 3,763 1,878 33
Pre - Primary 12,628 489 206 283 26 61 489 489 0 0
Primary ( 1 - 7) 30,074 2,623 2,052 571 11 15 2,623 2,351 272 10
Lower Secondary ( 8 - 10) 16,330 2,279 2,254 25 7 7 2,279 844 1435 63
Higher Secondary ( 11 - 12) 2,688 250 242 8   11 11   250 79 171   68
The total number of students exclude children with special need 
Source: Ministry of Education