Government Expenditure & Investment in Education by Country

This table looks at total education spending, spending broken out by level (primary, secondary, college), student-to-teacher ratio, and more.

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Compare countries on key indicators across 21 categories & 120+ subcategories.


Country Government spending on education (% all government spending) Government spending on education (% of GDP) Primary school student to teacher ratio Secondary, student to teacher ratio
1) Argentina
14.7
5.32
2) Australia
13.9
5.22
3) Brazil
15.9
5.99
20.9
16.6
4) China
16.2
13.8
5) France
9.66
5.49
18.1
12.9
6) Germany
11.1
4.95
12.2
12.1
7) India
14
3.84
31.4
31.6
8) Indonesia
20.5
3.59
16.5
15.4
9) Italy
8
4.07
12
11.2
10) Japan
9.28
3.59
16.4
11.6
11) Mexico
19
5.31
27.4
16.1
12) Russia
11.1
3.86
19.8
8.76
13) Saudi Arabia
10.9
10.9
14) South Africa
19.1
6.02
33.5
15) South Korea
5.05
16.5
14.9
16) Turkey
12.4
4.76
19.3
19.4
17) United Kingdom
13.8
5.68
17.3
15.8
18) United States
14.5
5.38
14.5
14.7
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