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Government Expenditure & Investment in Education

Countrysort descending Government spending on education (% of GDP) Government spending on education (% all government spending) % of government education spending devoted to primary % of government education spending devoted to secondary % of government education spending devoted to tertiary Primary, student to teacher ratio Secondary, student to teacher ratio Public access to information (0-100, higher is better)
Afghanistan 43.5
Albania 19.9 15.2
Algeria 23.3
Andorra 28.7 21.3 3.7 9.8
Angola 42.5 27.4
Antigua and Barbuda 14.5 12.0
Argentina 6.3 15.3
Armenia 3.1 12.6 81.3
Aruba 6.0 27.6 30.3 14.9 15.1 14.0
Australia 5.1 13.5 34.3 36.6 24.8
Austria 5.8 11.4 17.4 46.2 26.1 10.9 9.7
Azerbaijan 2.4 7.2 15.0 11.2 72.9
Bahrain 12.1 10.6
Bangladesh 40.2 30.6
Barbados 13.1
Belarus 4.8 11.7 17.2 15.0
Belgium 6.5 12.3 23.1 43.0 22.2 11.2
Belize 45.3 41.3 8.6 21.9 16.3
Benin 44.2
Bermuda 8.9 6.4
Bhutan 4.7 11.3 28.7 56.7 13.7 25.4 20.5
Bolivia 6.9 19.5 37.9 28.4 27.8
Brazil 21.3 16.4
Brunei 3.7 9.2 11.3 9.9
Bulgaria 17.5 12.3
Burkina Faso 3.4 14.4 60.5 18.8 17.9 52.7 26.5 16.7
Burundi 6.0 49.9 27.3 17.7 48.3 29.4
Cambodia 47.3
Cameroon 3.2 14.9 48.6 14.6 45.4 24.1
Canada 5.4 12.2 26.4 35.6
Cape Verde 5.0 15.2 44.0 37.5 15.2 23.3 17.2
Cayman Islands 12.1 8.9
Central African Republic 1.2 7.8 81.3 66.8
Chad 2.3 10.1 37.3 15.8 62.6 32.0
Chile 4.1 17.6 32.7 32.2 22.8 22.0 21.1
China 16.8 15.2 83.3
Colombia 4.4 15.5 35.6 36.3 20.6 27.6 25.6 83.3
Comoros 27.7
Congo 47.1
Costa Rica 17.3 14.9
Croatia 13.8 8.0
Cuba 9.1 9.0
Cyprus 13.4 9.7
Czech Republic 4.5 10.4 16.6 45.2 22.6 18.8 11.3
DR Congo 37.4 15.2
Djibouti 35.2 27.9
Dominica 15.9 12.2
Dominican Republic 25.5 28.7
Ecuador 4.5 11.0 27.4 42.0 24.0 18.1 10.9
El Salvador 3.4 15.9 8.6 29.3 24.3
Equatorial Guinea 27.9
Eritrea 40.5 39.5
Estonia 5.2 12.3 25.9 35.7 25.1 11.8 8.8
Ethiopia 55.1 40.3
Fiji 4.2 14.9 44.8 15.2 13.1 30.8 26.5
Finland 6.8 12.2 19.7 41.2 33.0 13.7 9.5
France 5.7 10.2 20.6 44.0 23.3 17.5 12.7
Gabon 24.5
Gambia 3.9 15.1 51.0 36.7 10.1 37.6
Georgia 2.7 9.3 38.3 38.2 0.6 75.0
Germany 11.8 12.9
Ghana 8.1 33.1 31.0 18.7 8.3
Guatemala 2.9 20.2 56.3 12.4 12.8 26.3 14.5
Guinea 3.1 14.3 35.3 21.6 43.1 44.1 33.1
Guyana 3.6 11.7 30.1 32.1 3.8 24.6 20.9
Hong Kong 3.4 17.4 21.3 39.0 25.0 14.8
Hungary 4.7 9.4 16.7 40.7 22.0 10.5 10.0
Iceland 9.7
India 3.4 11.3 35.2 25.9 89.6
Indonesia 2.8 15.0 39.9 24.9 15.7 15.9 14.8 89.6
Iran 4.1 15.4 28.5 39.8 25.3
Ireland 6.2 13.1 35.1 34.5 21.7 15.6
Israel 5.6 13.5 41.5 25.5 17.1 12.5
Italy 4.3 8.6 25.2 43.3 18.7
Ivory Coast 48.8
Jamaica 6.3 18.1 35.4 39.7 19.9 23.4 16.8
Japan 3.8 9.7 17.5 11.8
Kazakhstan 16.4 8.9
Kuwait 8.6
Kyrgyzstan 6.8 18.7 24.9
Laos 26.8 19.9
Latvia 4.9 12.7 11.4 8.3
Lebanon 1.6 5.7 29.8 14.2 9.3
Lesotho 33.9 24.8
Liberia 26.8 79.2
Liechtenstein 7.8 10.7
Lithuania 5.2 13.6 16.2 42.4 24.7 12.4 8.6
Macau 2.7 35.0 14.8 14.8
Madagascar 2.8 17.4 47.8 21.4 12.8 43.2
Malawi 5.4 14.9 36.6 28.7 26.0 76.1 42.1 72.9
Malaysia 5.9 20.9 12.5 13.6
Maldives 6.8 15.8 12.3
Mali 4.8 19.5 40.2 38.9 20.5 48.5 24.7
Malta 12.6 8.3
Mauritania 3.7 13.0 48.8 22.9 13.9 39.3
Mauritius 3.4 13.8 25.9 48.8 8.4 20.4 14.9
Mexico 5.2 19.6 36.0 30.9 17.5 28.1 17.7 75.0
Moldova 8.6 21.9 19.2 36.7 18.1 15.3 9.9
Monaco 1.6 14.5 38.5
Mongolia 5.5 12.2 35.2 32.6 3.6 29.3 62.5
Montenegro 7.8
Morocco 26.4
Mozambique 55.4 33.2
Myanmar 0.8 4.4 56.1 25.9 14.6
Nepal 29.6 29.7
Netherlands 5.9 12.0 11.6 13.6
New Zealand 7.1 17.9 23.1 37.4 28.6 14.6 14.4
Niger 4.2 21.7 56.6 24.2 13.7 39.0 34.7
Pakistan 2.2 10.0 39.8
Panama 3.5 12.9 29.0 24.1 25.9 23.0 14.7
Paraguay 4.8 31.7 30.4 32.6 21.7 8.9
Peru 2.5 13.4 38.4 31.4 18.2 19.6 16.5
Poland 10.2 8.9
Puerto Rico 12.1 11.9
Qatar 11.3 10.1
Romania 3.1 8.3 16.4 34.6 26.5 17.4 13.0
Rwanda 4.8 18.2 37.4 28.9 19.8 58.1 23.7
Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.1 9.2
Saint Lucia 4.4 12.9 41.6 45.2 17.6 15.3
San Marino 9.9 6.4
Sao Tome and Principe 29.8 19.8
Saudi Arabia 11.0
Senegal 32.9 27.4
Serbia 4.8 10.6 45.6 23.2 28.9 15.5 9.3 85.4
Seychelles 3.6 10.2 26.6 17.9 35.8 13.3 11.8
Sierra Leone 2.7 12.4 52.7 26.5 17.6 31.3
Singapore 3.1 20.5 20.4 24.4 36.0
Slovakia 4.1 10.6 19.4 46.7 20.9 15.1 11.7
Slovenia 5.7 12.1 27.9 37.4 24.3 16.7 9.0
Solomon Islands 24.3 23.9
South Africa 6.2 19.0 39.8 33.2 12.1
South Korea 5.2 25.0 19.0 16.2
South Sudan 49.9
Spain 12.4 11.1
Sri Lanka 2.0 9.3 27.1 57.5 12.2 24.1 17.3
Suriname 15.2 12.8
Swaziland 8.3 23.9 48.7 36.7 12.8 29.3 16.4
Sweden 9.3 9.5
Switzerland 5.3 15.9 28.7 40.3 25.4
Tajikistan 3.9 14.6 9.0 23.3 15.4 79.2
Thailand 5.8 24.0 15.8 19.9
Timor-Leste 9.4 7.7 23.6 31.4 24.3
Togo 4.5 18.6 47.1 31.3 16.1 40.9 26.2
Tonga 24.1 14.6
Tunisia 17.4 13.6
Uganda 3.2 13.3 58.9 24.7 10.7 47.8 68.8
Ukraine 6.2 13.5 15.8 81.3
United Arab Emirates 17.0 12.0
United Kingdom 17.3
United States 14.3 14.5
Uruguay 4.5 13.7
Uzbekistan 15.6 13.3
Vietnam 19.6
Yemen 30.3 16.1
Zambia 55.9
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