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NATO countries Compared by Education > Public spending on education, total > % of GDP

DEFINITION: Public spending on education, total (% of GDP). Public expenditure on education as % of GDP is the total public expenditure (current and capital) on education expressed as a percentage of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in a given year. Public expenditure on education includes government spending on educational institutions (both public and private), education administration, and transfers/subsidies for private entities (students/households and other privates entities).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Denmark 8.74% 2009
2 Iceland 7.6% 2010
3 Norway 6.87% 2010
4 Belgium 6.57% 2010
5 United Kingdom 6.3% 2010
6 Netherlands 5.96% 2010
7 France 5.86% 2010
8 Slovenia 5.68% 2010
9 Estonia 5.68% 2010
10 Portugal 5.62% 2010
11 Canada 5.5% 2010
12 Lithuania 5.37% 2010
13 Poland 5.17% 2010
14 Germany 5.08% 2010
15 Latvia 5.02% 2010
16 Spain 4.97% 2010
17 Hungary 4.88% 2010
18 Italy 4.5% 2010
19 Croatia 4.31% 2010
20 Czech Republic 4.25% 2010
21 Romania 4.24% 2009
22 Slovakia 4.22% 2010
23 Bulgaria 4.1% 2010
24 Greece 4.09% 2005
25 Luxembourg 3.75% 2001
26 Albania 3.27% 2007
27 Turkey 2.86% 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Public spending on education, total > % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/NATO-countries/Education/Public-spending-on-education,-total/%-of-GDP

NATO countries Compared by Education > Public spending on education, total > % of GDP

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