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Education > Expenditure per student > Tertiary > % 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Lesotho 1,104.8% 2005
2 Eritrea 1,101.28% 2004
3 Bhutan 573.98% 2000
4 Djibouti 504.83% 2005
5 Botswana 479.87% 2005
6 Mozambique 435.26% 2004
7 Rwanda 408.75% 2005
8 Chad 359.93% 2005
9 Burundi 348.75% 2005
10 Swaziland 341.49% 2004
11 Vanuatu 297.9% 2001
12 Togo 269.9% 2000
13 Senegal 267.64% 2005
14 Mali 265% 1999
15 Kenya 262.63% 2004
16 Congo, Republic of the 245.89% 2002
17 Guinea 244.08% 2005
18 The Gambia 238.01% 2004
19 Belize 218.42% 2004
20 Samoa 214.88% 2001
21 Cote d'Ivoire 212.8% 1999
22 Burkina Faso 212.26% 2005
23 Ghana 209.85% 2005
24 Benin 200.94% 2001
25 Zimbabwe 195.16% 2000
26 Uganda 188.75% 2004
27 Madagascar 174.99% 2005
28 Zambia 168.25% 2000
29 Tonga 159.05% 2004
30 Kuwait 116.38% 2005
31 Namibia 106.55% 2003
32 Malaysia 93.69% 2003
33 Morocco 93.03% 2005
34 China 90.07% 1999
35 Marshall Islands 80.71% 2002
36 Tunisia 80.64% 2003
37 Trinidad and Tobago 80.62% 2001
38 Cambodia 77.47% 2004
39 Cape Verde 72.67% 2005
40 Nepal 71.13% 2003
41 Cyprus 70.01% 2003
42 Barbados 69.28% 2001
43 India 68.57% 2003
44 Cameroon 67.93% 2004
45 Denmark 67.22% 2003
46 Fiji 67.1% 2004
47 Switzerland 64.75% 2003
48 Macau 60.99% 2000
49 Hong Kong 60.59% 2005
50 Cuba 59% 2004
51 Norway 50.39% 2003
52 Malta 50.32% 2002
53 Bangladesh 49.68% 2005
54 South Africa 49.62% 2005
55 Brazil 48.87% 2002
56 Sweden 46.95% 2003
57 Austria 45.69% 2003
58 Turkey 44.75% 2003
59 Canada 44.64% 2002
60 Mexico 44.07% 2003
61 Netherlands 42.96% 2003
62 Armenia 42.38% 2001
63 Jamaica 40.71% 2003
64 Mauritania 39.92% 2005
65 Finland 37.38% 2003
66 Guyana 37.2% 2005
67 Belgium 37.09% 2003
68 Mauritius 37.06% 2005
69 Albania 36.6% 2002
70 Costa Rica 36.13% 2004
71 Bolivia 36% 2003
72 New Zealand 34.13% 2004
73 Ukraine 34.07% 2005
74 France 33.93% 2003
75 Czech Republic 33.56% 2003
European Union average (profile) 33% 2003
Eurozone average (profile) 32.28% 2003
High income OECD countries average (profile) 32.12% 2003
76 Hungary 31.89% 2003
77 Croatia 31.51% 2003
NATO countries average (profile) 31.49% 2003
78 Iceland 30.44% 2003
79 Paraguay 30.11% 2003
80 Israel 29.96% 2003
81 Slovakia 29.29% 2003
82 United Arab Emirates 28.91% 2003
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 28.79% 2002
83 Oman 28.66% 2004
84 Burma 28.62% 2001
85 Bulgaria 28.35% 2003
86 Belarus 28.27% 2005
87 United Kingdom 28.06% 2003
88 Portugal 27.77% 2003
89 United States 26.68% 2003
90 Panama 26.49% 2004
91 Slovenia 26.45% 2003
92 Ireland 24.84% 2003
93 Colombia 24.65% 2005
94 Greece 24.3% 2003
95 Italy 24.09% 2003
96 Libya 23.76% 1999
97 Estonia 23.22% 2003
98 Thailand 22.96% 2004
99 Iran 22.83% 2005
100 Mongolia 22.78% 2004
101 Spain 22.73% 2003
102 Australia 22.48% 2003
103 Laos 22.44% 2005
104 Kyrgyzstan 20.81% 2002
105 Lithuania 20.59% 2003
106 Poland 19.75% 2003
107 Japan 19.61% 2003
108 Uruguay 19.48% 2003
109 El Salvador 17.24% 2005
110 Lebanon 15.9% 2005
111 Chile 15.51% 2004
112 Latvia 14.43% 2003
113 Philippines 14.09% 2003
114 Tajikistan 14.07% 2005
115 Indonesia 13.27% 2003
116 Moldova 12.88% 2005
117 Peru 12.28% 2004
118 Russia 12.07% 2003
119 Azerbaijan 10.36% 2005
120 Argentina 10.35% 2003
121 South Korea 9.34% 2003
122 Kazakhstan 5.7% 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Expenditure per student > Tertiary > % 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/Tertiary/%-of-GDP-per-capita

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