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Economy > Savings > Adjusted savings: education expenditure > Current US$ per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Adjusted savings: education expenditure (current US$). Education expenditure refers to the current operating expenditures in education, including wages and salaries and excluding capital investments in buildings and equipment. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Norway $6,567.04 2011
2 Denmark $4,987.16 2011
3 Switzerland $4,531.08 2011
4 Sweden $3,614.84 2011
5 Iceland $3,350.18 2011
6 Liechtenstein $3,183.97 2009
7 Finland $3,086.77 2011
8 Luxembourg $2,908.86 2011
9 Belgium $2,877.35 2011
10 Australia $2,830.75 2011
11 Austria $2,613.00 2011
12 Netherlands $2,392.45 2011
13 United States $2,338.08 2011
14 Ireland $2,314.85 2011
15 France $2,275.81 2011
16 New Zealand $2,261.23 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) $2,233.11 2011
17 Canada $2,215.38 2011
18 United Kingdom $2,024.91 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $1,988.52 2011
19 Monaco $1,972.10 2009
20 Germany $1,970.38 2011
Eurozone average (profile) $1,816.15 2011
21 Israel $1,718.39 2011
European Union average (profile) $1,680.30 2011
22 Qatar $1,666.31 2011
NATO countries average (profile) $1,651.29 2011
23 Italy $1,589.53 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) $1,538.75 2011
24 Saudi Arabia $1,519.90 2011
Europe average (profile) $1,512.99 2011
25 Japan $1,505.54 2011
Cold countries average (profile) $1,483.16 2011
26 Spain $1,432.06 2011
27 Kuwait $1,407.42 2010
28 Cyprus $1,400.65 2010
29 Singapore $1,365.15 2011
30 Andorra $1,309.14 2008
31 Macau $1,303.26 2010
32 Slovenia $1,278.46 2011
33 Portugal $1,238.98 2011
34 Hong Kong $1,115.63 2011
35 Bermuda $1,108.85 1995
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) $1,022.67 2011
36 Malta $1,012.25 2010
37 South Korea $947.98 2011
38 Barbados $929.47 2009
39 Estonia $860.81 2011
40 Oman $820.97 2010
41 Czech Republic $816.31 2011
42 Greece $808.13 2011
43 The Bahamas $790.30 2010
44 Brunei $774.93 2009
45 Latvia $770.57 2011
Christian countries average (profile) $755.28 2009
46 Cuba $740.79 2008
47 Lithuania $734.82 2011
48 French Polynesia $717.60 1984
49 Brazil $677.92 2011
50 Botswana $655.05 2011
51 Hungary $649.83 2011
52 New Caledonia $645.78 1984
53 Argentina $642.20 2011
54 Slovakia $640.33 2011
55 Poland $639.87 2011
56 Chile $618.00 2011
Catholic countries average (profile) $611.43 2010
57 Trinidad and Tobago $599.28 2010
58 Croatia $581.02 2011
59 Seychelles $533.94 2011
60 Costa Rica $525.01 2011
61 Mexico $502.54 2011
62 Bahrain $497.82 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) $488.55 2009
Landlocked countries average (profile) $479.24 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) $477.06 2010
63 Russia $445.66 2011
64 Saint Kitts and Nevis $440.17 2011
65 Namibia $430.73 2011
66 Kazakhstan $430.62 2011
67 South Africa $428.69 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) $414.89 2011
68 Malaysia $404.69 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) $388.79 2011
69 Venezuela $371.51 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) $319.93 2011
70 Uruguay $308.81 2011
71 Serbia $306.34 2011
72 Saint Lucia $303.78 2011
73 Jamaica $296.03 2011
74 Romania $294.07 2011
75 Belize $289.37 2011
76 Bulgaria $286.70 2011
77 Gabon $283.96 2011
78 Grenada $278.49 2011
79 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $278.12 2011
80 Turkey $277.64 2011
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) $275.04 2009
Religious countries average (profile) $270.96 2011
81 Mauritius $268.39 2011
82 Marshall Islands $266.98 2011
83 American Samoa $266.00 1975
84 Antigua and Barbuda $265.19 2011
85 Colombia $263.42 2011
86 Maldives $260.82 2011
87 Jordan $260.14 2011
88 Fiji $256.00 2011
89 Belarus $247.77 2011
90 Tunisia $246.88 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $242.14 2011
91 Republic of Macedonia $239.22 2011
92 Panama $235.35 2011
93 Swaziland $229.37 2011
94 Equatorial Guinea $226.56 2011
Muslim countries average (profile) $218.70 2009
95 Algeria $214.31 2011
96 Azerbaijan $210.45 2011
97 Dominica $208.18 2011
98 Ukraine $207.09 2011
99 Thailand $203.87 2011
100 Puerto Rico $189.83 1975
101 Cape Verde $186.15 2011
102 Iran $180.56 2009
103 Moldova $164.49 2011
104 Angola $160.73 2011
105 Morocco $160.12 2011
106 Vanuatu $158.84 2011
107 Uzbekistan $150.65 2011
108 Mongolia $146.44 2011
109 Samoa $143.89 2011
110 Lebanon $143.86 2011
111 Lesotho $140.42 2011
112 Paraguay $131.81 2011
113 Tonga $125.53 2011
114 Peru $125.23 2011
115 Egypt $124.17 2011
116 Iraq $120.62 1988
117 Albania $116.22 2011
118 Bolivia $116.14 2011
119 Guyana $111.28 2011
120 El Salvador $108.69 2011
South and Central Asia average (profile) $105.65 2011
121 Dominican Republic $98.94 2011
122 China $98.19 2011
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) $96.91 2011
123 Indonesia $92.04 2011
124 East Timor $90.75 2010
125 Guatemala $89.22 2011
126 Georgia $87.61 2011
127 Armenia $80.90 2011
128 Honduras $75.08 2011
129 Bhutan $73.32 2011
130 Ghana $71.19 2011
131 Syria $69.04 2010
132 Suriname $67.72 1992
Former French colonies average (profile) $64.81 2011
133 Republic of the Congo $62.54 2011
134 Kyrgyzstan $61.22 2011
135 Ecuador $58.39 2011
136 Philippines $58.09 2011
137 Yemen $55.36 2011
138 Senegal $55.31 2011
139 Cote d'Ivoire $51.38 2011
140 Sri Lanka $48.91 2011
141 Solomon Islands $47.94 2011
142 Kenya $47.34 2011
143 India $46.87 2011
144 Nicaragua $45.72 2011
145 Mauritania $41.69 2011
South Asia average (profile) $38.54 2011
146 Vietnam $37.72 2011
147 Cameroon $36.60 2011
148 Comoros $36.48 2011
149 Kiribati $33.24 1989
150 Benin $31.66 2011
151 Nepal $29.39 2011
152 Papua New Guinea $28.70 1975
153 Djibouti $28.08 1991
154 Mali $27.84 2011
155 Tajikistan $26.41 2011
156 Togo $24.63 2011
157 Rwanda $23.66 2011
158 Burkina Faso $21.94 2011
159 Burundi $21.32 2011
160 Mozambique $20.52 2011
161 Pakistan $19.52 2011
162 Malawi $18.72 2011
163 Zimbabwe $18.43 2011
164 Chad $17.94 2011
165 Zambia $17.06 2011
166 Sierra Leone $17.00 2011
167 The Gambia $15.50 2011
168 Bangladesh $14.46 2011
169 Sudan $13.94 2011
170 Uganda $13.85 2011
171 Guinea-Bissau $13.63 2011
172 Cambodia $13.55 2011
173 Niger $12.68 2011
174 Laos $12.46 2011
175 Tanzania $12.19 2011
176 Madagascar $11.93 2011
177 Nigeria $11.44 2011
178 Liberia $10.80 2011
179 Haiti $10.76 2011
180 Ethiopia $9.73 2011
181 Guinea $9.59 2011
182 Eritrea $7.50 2011
183 Central African Republic $5.65 2011
184 Democratic Republic of the Congo $5.46 2011
185 Afghanistan $4.51 1981
186 Somalia $0.96 1970

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Savings > Adjusted savings: education expenditure > Current US$ per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank staff estimates. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Savings/Adjusted-savings:-education-expenditure/Current-US$-per-capita

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