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

DEFINITION: Public expenditure per student is the public current spending on education divided by the total number of students by level, as a percentage of GDP per capita.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bhutan 103.2% 2000
2 Vanuatu 100.87% 2001
3 Djibouti 79.88% 2005
4 Burundi 73.34% 2005
5 Niger 64.25% 2002
6 Mali 61.64% 1999
7 Lesotho 49.02% 2005
8 Mozambique 48.41% 2004
9 Botswana 44.01% 2005
10 Cyprus 42.64% 2003
11 Cuba 41.13% 2004
12 Cote d'Ivoire 40.63% 2000
13 Madagascar 39.87% 1999
14 Morocco 39.59% 2005
15 Denmark 35.01% 2003
16 Ghana 34.53% 2005
17 Uganda 33.95% 2004
18 Portugal 33% 2003
19 Norway 32.97% 2003
20 Senegal 32.19% 2005
21 Swaziland 30.9% 2004
22 Marshall Islands 30.35% 2002
23 Chad 30.15% 2005
24 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 29.67% 2005
25 France 29.64% 2003
26 Switzerland 29.18% 2003
27 Italy 29.17% 2003
28 Malawi 28.59% 2003
29 Austria 28.58% 2003
30 United Kingdom 28.36% 2003
31 Finland 28.11% 2003
32 Estonia 27.66% 2003
33 Barbados 27.63% 2005
34 Hungary 26.77% 2003
35 Sweden 26.75% 2003
36 Togo 26.46% 2000
=37 Malaysia 26.33% 2003
=37 Syria 26.33% 2002
Eurozone average (profile) 26.33% 2003
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 26.27% 2003
European Union average (profile) 26.02% 2003
39 Croatia 25.98% 2003
40 Comoros 25.91% 2002
41 United States 25.85% 2003
=42 Cape Verde 25.73% 2005
=42 Slovenia 25.73% 2003
44 Luxembourg 25.49% 2003
45 Belarus 25.27% 2005
46 South Korea 25.13% 2003
NATO countries average (profile) 25.03% 2003
High income OECD countries average (profile) 24.98% 2003
47 Mauritania 24.65% 2005
48 Latvia 24.48% 2003
=49 Tunisia 24.12% 2003
=49 Namibia 24.12% 2003
51 Moldova 24.08% 2005
52 Ukraine 23.93% 2005
53 Spain 23.76% 2003
54 Netherlands 23.6% 2003
55 Kenya 23.5% 2004
56 Czech Republic 23.44% 2003
57 Israel 23.42% 2003
58 Belgium 23.07% 2003
59 Malta 22.96% 2002
60 New Zealand 22.67% 2004
61 Greece 22.52% 2003
62 Germany 22.34% 2003
63 Japan 22.29% 2003
64 Iceland 22.28% 2003
65 Poland 21.71% 2003
66 Burkina Faso 21.65% 2005
67 Benin 21.23% 2002
68 Bulgaria 20.92% 2003
69 Lithuania 20.14% 2003
=70 Ireland 19.99% 2003
=70 Jamaica 19.99% 2004
72 Hong Kong 19.87% 2005
73 Mauritius 19.84% 2005
74 India 19.82% 2003
75 Saint Lucia 19.1% 2005
76 Rwanda 18.58% 2005
77 Belize 18.37% 2004
78 Colombia 18.35% 2005
79 Congo, Republic of the 18.25% 2002
80 Singapore 18.16% 2001
81 Kuwait 18.1% 2005
82 Slovakia 17.79% 2003
83 Bahrain 17.7% 2002
84 Seychelles 17.63% 2004
85 South Africa 17.61% 2005
86 Fiji 17.25% 2004
87 Maldives 17.17% 2004
88 Trinidad and Tobago 17.15% 2001
=89 Costa Rica 17.14% 2004
=89 Algeria 17.14% 2003
91 Zimbabwe 16.97% 2001
92 Jordan 16.89% 2004
93 Mexico 16.75% 2003
94 Guyana 16.24% 2005
95 Cameroon 16.02% 2004
96 Oman 15.52% 2004
97 Eritrea 15.42% 2005
98 Turkey 14.84% 2003
99 Bangladesh 14.69% 2005
100 Australia 14.38% 2003
101 Argentina 14.31% 2003
102 Kyrgyzstan 14.27% 2002
103 Chile 14.2% 2004
104 Paraguay 14.12% 2003
105 Mongolia 13.24% 2004
106 Thailand 13.15% 2004
107 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.07% 2002
108 Bolivia 13.05% 2003
109 Grenada 12.97% 2003
110 Armenia 12.38% 2001
111 Panama 12.28% 2004
112 Albania 11.97% 2002
113 China 11.55% 1999
114 Macau 11.35% 2000
115 Tajikistan 11.3% 2005
116 Brazil 11.18% 2002
117 Iran 11.01% 2005
118 Pakistan 11% 2004
119 Samoa 10.52% 2001
120 El Salvador 10.51% 2005
121 Nepal 10.46% 2003
122 Nicaragua 10.36% 2004
123 Azerbaijan 10.16% 2005
124 Philippines 10.06% 2003
125 Tonga 9.37% 2004
126 United Arab Emirates 9.26% 2004
127 The Gambia 9.08% 2004
128 Peru 8.88% 2005
129 Zambia 8.24% 2005
130 Kazakhstan 7.89% 2005
131 Lebanon 7.58% 2005
132 Uruguay 7.19% 2003
133 Cambodia 6.68% 2001
134 Dominican Republic 5.5% 2004
135 Indonesia 4.88% 2003
136 Laos 4.02% 2005
137 Guatemala 3.54% 2002
138 Burma 2.87% 2003
139 Equatorial Guinea 2.49% 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Expenditure per student > Secondary > % of GDP per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Expenditure-per-student/Secondary/%-of-GDP-per-capita

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