×

Education > Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of public education funding for all levels that goes to teachers' salaries.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Togo 92.73% 2009
2 Vanuatu 90.79% 2009
3 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 89.54% 2010
4 Benin 88% 2010
5 India 84.47% 2005
6 Colombia 83.2% 2012
7 Oman 81.98% 2002
8 Sri Lanka 81.72% 2011
9 British Virgin Islands 80.94% 2007
10 Grenada 79.6% 2003
11 Saint Kitts and Nevis 78.88% 1998
12 San Marino 78.86% 2010
13 Mexico 78.34% 2010
14 Cyprus 77.25% 2010
15 Ghana 76.38% 2010
16 Cameroon 75.52% 2010
17 Cape Verde 75.48% 2010
18 Cayman Islands 75.34% 2006
19 Pakistan 75.2% 2007
20 Liechtenstein 73.95% 2007
21 Democratic Republic of the Congo 73.65% 2010
22 Jamaica 73.21% 2009
23 Burkina Faso 72.88% 2007
24 Zambia 72.57% 2004
25 Burundi 72.47% 2012
26 Guyana 71.56% 2012
27 Philippines 70.66% 2008
28 Niger 70.59% 2009
29 Sierra Leone 70.3% 2011
30 Malaysia 70.23% 2010
31 Luxembourg 70.02% 2001
32 Armenia 69.94% 2002
33 Spain 68.1% 2010
34 Turks and Caicos Islands 67.42% 2005
35 South Africa 66.9% 2006
36 Anguilla 66.45% 2008
37 Mali 66.25% 2009
38 Bangladesh 65.98% 2009
39 East Timor 65.8% 2009
40 Antigua and Barbuda 65.73% 2009
41 Belgium 65.2% 2010
42 Argentina 64.47% 2010
43 Switzerland 64.1% 2010
44 Ireland 63.81% 2010
45 Austria 62.69% 2010
46 Burma 62.44% 2011
47 Peru 62.15% 2011
48 Croatia 60.66% 2010
49 Central African Republic 60.57% 2008
50 Marshall Islands 59.58% 2002
51 Italy 57.73% 2010
52 Venezuela 57.38% 2009
53 Lesotho 57.3% 1999
54 Paraguay 56.16% 2010
55 Lithuania 55.99% 2010
56 Saint Lucia 55.98% 2006
57 Uruguay 55.91% 2004
58 Dominican Republic 55.42% 2007
59 Montserrat 55.08% 2001
60 France 54.4% 2010
61 Canada 52.96% 2010
62 Bulgaria 52.09% 2010
63 Australia 51.97% 2000
64 South Korea 51.94% 2009
65 Nicaragua 51.56% 2010
66 Malta 50.9% 2010
67 Madagascar 50.77% 2008
68 Denmark 48.66% 2010
69 United States 47.8% 2010
70 El Salvador 47.42% 2008
71 Slovakia 47.35% 2010
72 Finland 47.32% 2010
73 Slovenia 46.96% 2007
74 Moldova 46.02% 2012
75 Guinea 42.19% 2003
76 Czech Republic 41.44% 2010
77 United Kingdom 38.87% 2010
78 Seychelles 34.95% 2011
79 Guatemala 3.17% 2011
=80 Serbia 0.0 2011
=80 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.0 2012

Citation

"All countries compared for Education > Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Proportion-of-education-spending-on-teachers'-salaries

Education > Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries: Countries Compared Map

NationMaster

Interesting observations about Education > Proportion of education spending on teachers' salaries

Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats: