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Education > Expenditure per student, primary > % of GDP per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Expenditure per student, primary (% of GDP per capita). Public expenditure per pupil as a % of GDP per capita. Primary is the total public expenditure per student in primary education as a percentage of GDP per capita. Public expenditure (current and capital) 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).

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Serbia 54.87% 2011
2 Cuba 49.39% 2010
3 Moldova 39.48% 2012
4 Cyprus 34.12% 2010
5 Slovenia 31.07% 2010
6 Denmark 28.91% 2009
7 Latvia 28.17% 2010
8 Ukraine 28.09% 2011
9 Sweden 27.61% 2010
10 Vietnam 27.61% 2010
11 Comoros 27.44% 2008
12 Poland 27.42% 2010
13 United Kingdom 26.48% 2010
14 Iceland 26.47% 2010
15 Austria 25.81% 2010
16 Estonia 25.64% 2010
17 Malta 24.91% 2010
18 Luxembourg 24.43% 2010
19 Italy 24.09% 2010
20 Lithuania 24.09% 2010
European Union average (profile) 23.78% 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 23.76% 2010
21 Barbados 23.6% 2005
22 Thailand 23.49% 2009
23 Marshall Islands 23.48% 2002
24 Japan 23.37% 2011
25 South Korea 23.28% 2009
26 Bulgaria 23.22% 2010
27 Switzerland 23.21% 2010
28 European Union 23.12% 2010
29 Belgium 23.01% 2010
30 United States 22.93% 2010
31 Lesotho 22.79% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 22.68% 2010
32 Djibouti 22.53% 2007
33 Australia 22.52% 2010
34 Jordan 22.5% 2010
35 Hungary 22.44% 2010
36 Kenya 22.37% 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 22.36% 2010
37 Slovakia 22.3% 2010
38 New Zealand 22.02% 2011
39 Portugal 22% 2010
40 Kiribati 21.85% 2001
41 Niger 21.83% 2011
42 Israel 21.73% 2010
43 Spain 21.48% 2010
44 Norway 21.13% 2010
45 Finland 21.06% 2010
46 Jamaica 20.78% 2010
47 Ireland 20.21% 2010
48 Swaziland 19.87% 2011
49 Romania 19.61% 2009
50 Ethiopia 18.98% 2010
51 France 18.7% 2010
52 Netherlands 18.6% 2010
53 Mongolia 18.59% 2011
54 Bolivia 18.54% 2011
55 Saint Kitts and Nevis 18.37% 1998
56 Honduras 18.26% 2010
57 Germany 18.26% 2010
58 Saudi Arabia 18.17% 2007
59 Maldives 18.02% 2008
60 Venezuela 17.91% 2009
61 The Gambia 17.9% 2012
62 Namibia 17.63% 2010
63 Syria 17.61% 2009
64 South Africa 17.52% 2010
65 Tunisia 17.34% 2008
66 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 17.31% 2011
67 Belize 17.28% 2010
68 Yemen 17.14% 2011
69 Senegal 17.07% 2010
70 Saint Lucia 16.93% 2012
71 Kuwait 16.77% 2011
72 Morocco 16.73% 2009
73 Bahrain 16.57% 2002
74 Aruba 16.51% 2011
75 Argentina 16.43% 2010
76 Cote d'Ivoire 16.25% 2012
77 Vanuatu 16.2% 2009
78 Nepal 16.12% 2009
79 Fiji 15.69% 2011
80 Czech Republic 15.6% 2010
81 Dominica 15.52% 2011
82 Colombia 15.42% 2012
83 Burkina Faso 15.37% 2012
84 Chile 15.16% 2011
85 Cape Verde 15.15% 2011
86 Trinidad and Tobago 15.12% 2009
87 Benin 15.02% 2010
88 Mexico 15.01% 2010
89 Mozambique 14.96% 2006
90 Burundi 14.61% 2011
91 Costa Rica 14.55% 2009
92 Hong Kong 14.18% 2012
93 Oman 14.11% 2011
94 Malaysia 14.07% 2010
95 Mali 13.52% 2011
96 Solomon Islands 12.85% 2010
97 Iran 12.38% 2012
98 Bermuda 11.97% 2010
99 Samoa 11.87% 2002
100 Algeria 11.71% 2003
101 Mauritania 11.49% 2011
102 Nicaragua 11.48% 2010
103 Ghana 11.41% 2009
104 Republic of the Congo 11.25% 2010
105 Singapore 11.17% 2010
106 Paraguay 11.17% 2010
107 Tanzania 10.92% 2009
108 Liechtenstein 10.82% 2008
109 Georgia 10.71% 2012
110 Mauritius 10.46% 2012
111 Botswana 9.99% 2009
112 El Salvador 9.84% 2010
113 Laos 9.81% 2005
114 Qatar 9.69% 2009
115 Tonga 9.65% 2004
116 Bhutan 9.52% 2011
117 Togo 9.39% 2012
118 Guatemala 9.16% 2011
119 Eritrea 9.04% 2004
120 Philippines 9% 2008
121 Bangladesh 8.94% 2009
122 Indonesia 8.78% 2011
123 Uruguay 8.75% 2006
124 Seychelles 8.74% 2011
125 Grenada 8.72% 2003
126 Ecuador 8.57% 2011
127 Guyana 8.21% 2011
128 Antigua and Barbuda 8.14% 2009
129 Peru 8.12% 2011
130 Malawi 7.81% 2011
131 Lebanon 7.75% 2005
132 Macau 7.71% 2003
133 Guinea 7.71% 2012
134 Uganda 7.64% 2012
135 Dominican Republic 7.41% 2011
136 Rwanda 7.26% 2012
137 Panama 6.99% 2011
138 Sierra Leone 6.9% 2011
139 Cambodia 6.88% 2010
140 India 6.87% 2011
141 Chad 6.61% 2011
142 Madagascar 6.51% 2012
143 Cameroon 6.19% 2011
144 China 5.96% 1998
145 United Arab Emirates 5.91% 1998
146 Sri Lanka 5.81% 2011
147 Zambia 5.37% 2005
148 Brunei 5.16% 2010
149 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.92% 2010
150 Central African Republic 4.38% 2010
151 Monaco 4% 2011
152 Burma 2.68% 2003
153 French Polynesia 1.07% 1993
154 Equatorial Guinea 1.06% 2001
155 New Caledonia 1.03% 1993

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Expenditure per student, primary > % of GDP per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Expenditure-per-student,-primary/%-of-GDP-per-capita

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