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Education > Spending on education > Proportion spent on all staff salaries: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of public funding for education that goes to school staff salaries.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Mauritius 100% 2012
2 Lebanon 99.88% 2011
3 Oman 98.94% 2002
4 Comoros 97.86% 1998
5 Armenia 97.84% 2002
6 Cayman Islands 97.59% 2006
7 Democratic Republic of the Congo 97.17% 2010
8 Montserrat 95.86% 2004
9 Monaco 95.04% 2012
10 San Marino 95.01% 2011
11 Aruba 94.51% 2011
12 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 94.42% 2010
13 Benin 93.26% 2010
14 Jamaica 93.03% 2009
15 Cameroon 92.53% 2010
16 Bolivia 91.98% 2011
17 Morocco 91.67% 2005
18 Colombia 91.36% 2012
19 Vanuatu 91.07% 2009
20 Grenada 90.78% 2003
21 India 90.56% 2005
22 Tunisia 90.39% 2000
23 Malaysia 90.32% 2010
24 Gambia 89.71% 2012
25 Argentina 89.65% 2010
26 Mexico 89.23% 2010
27 Burma 89.2% 2011
28 Republic of Macedonia 88.92% 2002
29 Barbados 88.86% 2010
30 Saint Kitts and Nevis 88.64% 1998
31 Ecuador 88.38% 2012
32 Sri Lanka 88.36% 2011
33 Niger 87.8% 2011
34 Anguilla 87.6% 2008
35 Belgium 87.59% 2010
36 Nepal 87.46% 2009
37 Portugal 87.42% 2010
38 Cyprus 87.05% 2010
39 Luxembourg 86.41% 2001
40 Central African Republic 86.15% 2008
41 Panama 85.97% 2002
42 Greece 85.92% 2005
43 Uruguay 84.36% 2011
44 Burkina Faso 84.25% 2011
45 Jordan 83.96% 1999
46 Togo 83.83% 2011
47 British Virgin Islands 83.73% 2007
48 Turks and Caicos Islands 83.51% 2005
49 Turkey 83.36% 2006
50 Cape Verde 83.18% 2010
51 Ghana 82.83% 2010
52 Peru 82.71% 2011
53 Switzerland 82.27% 2010
54 Uganda 81.35% 2009
55 Chile 81.35% 2009
56 Dominican Republic 81.17% 2007
57 Kuwait 81.14% 2005
58 France 80.79% 2010
59 Denmark 80.65% 2010
60 Malta 80.49% 2010
61 Spain 80.2% 2010
62 Pakistan 80% 2007
63 Philippines 79.94% 2009
64 Israel 79.6% 2010
65 Swaziland 79.58% 2001
66 Venezuela 79.23% 2009
67 Seychelles 79.23% 2011
68 Burundi 79.1% 2012
69 Netherlands 78.97% 2010
70 Lithuania 78.87% 2010
71 Vietnam 78.48% 2010
72 Ireland 78.46% 2010
73 Italy 78.45% 2010
74 Liechtenstein 78.33% 2010
75 Germany 78.06% 2010
76 Iceland 77.73% 2010
77 Namibia 77.69% 2010
78 Belize 77.26% 2003
79 Antigua and Barbuda 77.2% 2009
80 United States 77.19% 2010
81 Serbia 76.98% 2011
82 Mali 76.84% 2011
83 Guinea-Bissau 76.78% 1998
84 Japan 76.72% 2011
85 Slovenia 76.63% 2010
86 Norway 76.02% 2010
87 Croatia 75.42% 2010
88 Latvia 75.26% 2010
89 Sierra Leone 75.21% 2011
90 Kyrgyzstan 75.19% 2011
91 Romania 74.83% 2009
92 Zambia 74.33% 2004
93 Austria 73.82% 2010
94 Brazil 73.82% 2010
95 Bangladesh 73.82% 2009
96 Guyana 73.69% 2012
97 Australia 73.47% 2000
98 Canada 72.92% 2010
99 South Africa 72.38% 2006
100 Belarus 72.1% 2012
101 Eritrea 71.78% 2006
102 Guinea 71.56% 2003
103 Madagascar 71.09% 2011
104 East Timor 70.84% 2009
105 Guatemala 70.61% 2012
106 El Salvador 70.25% 2011
107 Bulgaria 70.11% 2010
108 Paraguay 70.09% 2010
109 Hungary 69.73% 2010
110 Moldova 67.78% 2012
111 Poland 67.65% 2010
112 Indonesia 67.54% 2011
113 South Korea 67.18% 2009
114 Sweden 66.89% 2010
115 Macau 66.6% 2011
116 United Kingdom 66.37% 2010
117 Estonia 66.19% 2002
118 Rwanda 64.89% 2011
119 Slovakia 64.88% 2010
120 Azerbaijan 64.45% 2011
121 Kazakhstan 64.37% 2011
122 Finland 64.23% 2010
123 Lesotho 63.73% 1999
124 Senegal 63.41% 2010
125 Saint Lucia 61.45% 2006
126 China 59.23% 1999
127 Cuba 59.18% 2010
128 Czech Republic 57.26% 2010
129 Malawi 57.06% 2011
130 Thailand 52.63% 2010
131 Nicaragua 52.21% 2010
132 Ukraine 49.35% 1998
133 Liberia 46.62% 2008
134 Marshall Islands 45.53% 2006
135 Mongolia 43.78% 2000
136 Djibouti 40.63% 2007
137 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.0 2012

Citation

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

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