The number of working teachers in secondary schools of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the 2019-2020 academic year reached 481,604 people, which is 8.28% higher compared to the 2018-2019 academic year.
At the same time, 148,695 male teachers (131,253 teachers in the 2018-2019 academic year) and 332,909 female teachers (311,151 teachers in the 2018-2019 academic year) work in the school system in the 2019-2020 academic year.
2.7% of the total number of teachers are teachers with the highest category, 11.4% are teachers of the first category and 26% are teachers of the second category. The remaining 46.4% of teachers have no category. The number of teachers with secondary specialized education is 64 524 (13.5%) people. They also do not have a category.