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Education > Spending per primary school student: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Primary school spending per pupil in 1998, converted into US dollars by purchasing power parity.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Denmark $6,713.00 per student 1998
2 Switzerland $6,470.00 per student 1998
3 Austria $6,065.00 per student 1998
4 United States $6,043.00 per student 1998
5 Norway $5,761.00 per student 1998
6 Italy $5,653.00 per student 1998
7 Sweden $5,579.00 per student 1998
8 Japan $5,075.00 per student 1998
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $4,563.83 per student 1998
9 Israel $4,135.00 per student 1998
10 Australia $3,981.00 per student 1998
11 Netherlands $3,795.00 per student 1998
12 France $3,752.00 per student 1998
13 Germany $3,531.00 per student 1998
14 United Kingdom $3,329.00 per student 1998
15 Spain $3,267.00 per student 1998
16 Portugal $3,121.00 per student 1998
17 Ireland $2,745.00 per student 1998
18 Greece $2,368.00 per student 1998
19 Hungary $2,028.00 per student 1998
20 Czech Republic $1,645.00 per student 1998
21 Thailand $1,048.00 per student 1998

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Spending per primary school student. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (2001). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Spending-per-primary-school-student

Education > Spending per primary school student: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Education > Spending per primary school student

  • All of the top 6 countries by spending per primary school student are Christian.
  • United States ranked first for spending per primary school student amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 1998.
  • All of the top 3 countries by spending per primary school student are Cold countries'.
  • 19 of the bottom 21 countries by spending per primary school student are High income OECD.
  • All of the top 2 countries by spending per primary school student are European.
  • All of the top 2 countries by spending per primary school student are Tourist destination.
  • 10 of the bottom 11 countries by spending per primary school student are European Union.
  • France ranked second last for spending per primary school student amongst Non-religious countries in 1998.
  • Austria ranked first for spending per primary school student amongst Eurozone in 1998.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by spending per primary school student are Landlocked.

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Posted on 31 Mar 2010

Farid Mirzad

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