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South Asia 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 Bhutan 4.65% 2011
2 India 3.17% 2011
3 Bangladesh 2.23% 2009
4 Pakistan 2.17% 2012
5 Afghanistan 1.73% 1982

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/South-Asia/Education/Public-spending-on-education,-total/%-of-GDP

South Asia Compared by Education > Public spending on education, total > % of GDP

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