Argentina - Public spending on education

Expenditure on primary education (% of government expenditure on education)

Expenditure on primary education (% of government expenditure on education) in Argentina was 31.80 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 14 years was 38.01 in 2003, while its lowest value was 31.80 in 2012.

Definition: Expenditure on primary education is expressed as a percentage of total general government expenditure on education. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.

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

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Year Value
1998 35.07
1999 36.35
2000 35.69
2001 37.92
2002 35.43
2003 38.01
2004 36.70
2005 34.20
2006 35.04
2007 35.48
2008 35.11
2009 32.80
2010 33.05
2011 31.97
2012 31.80

Expenditure on secondary education (% of government expenditure on education)

Expenditure on secondary education (% of government expenditure on education) in Argentina was 40.44 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 14 years was 41.69 in 2005, while its lowest value was 33.21 in 1998.

Definition: Expenditure on secondary education is expressed as a percentage of total general government expenditure on education. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.

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

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Year Value
1998 33.21
1999 36.91
2000 35.70
2001 36.63
2002 39.24
2003 37.26
2004 37.80
2005 41.69
2006 40.02
2007 39.25
2008 39.19
2009 40.77
2010 39.65
2011 40.47
2012 40.44

Expenditure on tertiary education (% of government expenditure on education)

Expenditure on tertiary education (% of government expenditure on education) in Argentina was 19.94 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 14 years was 21.16 in 1998, while its lowest value was 16.19 in 2003.

Definition: Expenditure on tertiary education is expressed as a percentage of total general government expenditure on education. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.

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

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Year Value
1998 21.16
1999 17.14
2000 18.14
2001 17.13
2002 17.49
2003 16.19
2004 17.20
2005 16.24
2006 17.75
2007 17.75
2008 17.66
2009 18.85
2010 19.86
2011 19.43
2012 19.94

Government expenditure on education, total (% of government expenditure)

Government expenditure on education, total (% of government expenditure) in Argentina was 14.72 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 16.28 in 2001, while its lowest value was 10.36 in 2002.

Definition: General government expenditure on education (current, capital, and transfers) is expressed as a percentage of total general government expenditure on all sectors (including health, education, social services, etc.). It includes expenditure funded by transfers from international sources to government. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.

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

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Year Value
1996 14.71
1998 15.62
1999 15.88
2000 16.23
2001 16.28
2002 10.36
2003 11.64
2004 11.86
2005 13.65
2006 14.64
2007 14.66
2008 15.76
2009 15.90
2010 15.02
2011 15.34
2012 14.72

Government expenditure on education, total (% of GDP)

Government expenditure on education, total (% of GDP) in Argentina was 5.14 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 5.14 in 2012, while its lowest value was 1.05 in 1989.

Definition: General government expenditure on education (current, capital, and transfers) is expressed as a percentage of GDP. It includes expenditure funded by transfers from international sources to government. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.

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

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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 3.08
1998 3.33
1999 3.73
2000 3.78
2001 3.99
2002 3.32
2003 2.92
2004 3.16
2005 3.47
2006 3.65
2007 3.90
2008 4.34
2009 4.89
2010 4.61
2011 5.01
2012 5.14

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs