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Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Government spending on education Stats

Definitions

  • % of GDP: Public expenditure on education consists of current and capital public expenditure on education includes government spending on educational institutions (both public and private), education administration as well as subsidies for private entities (students/households and other privates entities)."
  • % of government spending: Public expenditure on education consists of current and capital public expenditure on education includes government spending on educational institutions (both public and private), education administration as well as subsidies for private entities (students/households and other privates entities)."
  • Proportion of GDP: Percentage of public funding for education out of country's total GDP.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
% of GDP 2.88% 2012 16th out of 22
% of government spending 15.2% 1985 41st out of 102
Proportion of GDP 2.88% 2012 16th out of 22

SOURCES: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables

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