Argentina - Public spending on education

Public spending on education, total (% of government expenditure)

Public spending on education, total (% of government expenditure) in Argentina was 13.95 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 10 years was 14.02 in 2008, while its lowest value was 12.02 in 2003.

Definition: Public expenditure on education consists of current and capital public expenditure on education includes government spending on educational institutions (both public and private), education administration as well as subsidies for private entities (students/households and other privates entities).

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1999 13.29
2000 13.72
2001 13.53
2002 13.75
2003 12.02
2004 13.06
2006 13.97
2007 13.54
2008 14.02
2009 13.95

Public spending on education, total (% of GDP)

Public spending on education, total (% of GDP) in Argentina was 5.78 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 6.03 in 2009, while its lowest value was 1.05 in 1989.

Definition: Public expenditure on education consists of current and capital public expenditure on education includes government spending on educational institutions (both public and private), education administration as well as subsidies for private entities (students/households and other privates entities).

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 1.46
1972 1.94
1973 1.78
1974 1.92
1975 1.84
1976 1.17
1977 1.72
1978 1.94
1979 2.40
1980 2.61
1982 1.60
1983 1.62
1984 2.57
1985 1.36
1986 1.26
1987 1.28
1989 1.05
1990 1.07
1996 3.73
1998 4.04
1999 4.52
2000 4.60
2001 4.83
2002 4.02
2003 3.54
2004 3.78
2006 4.52
2007 4.93
2008 5.39
2009 6.03
2010 5.78

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs