Cameroon - Public spending on education

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

Public spending on education, total (% of government expenditure) in Cameroon was 16.29 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 11 years was 19.45 in 2007, while its lowest value was 9.85 in 2000.

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.

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Year Value
2000 9.85
2001 12.49
2002 14.52
2003 17.32
2004 17.16
2005 15.88
2006 14.91
2007 19.45
2008 17.04
2009 19.16
2010 17.89
2011 16.29

Public spending on education, total (% of GDP)

Public spending on education, total (% of GDP) in Cameroon was 3.22 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 3.65 in 2009, while its lowest value was 1.93 in 2000.

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.

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Year Value
1971 3.08
1972 3.36
1982 2.98
1983 3.50
1984 3.25
1986 2.85
1987 2.93
1988 2.71
1989 2.65
1990 3.29
1991 3.22
1992 2.75
2000 1.93
2001 2.61
2002 2.96
2003 3.30
2004 3.33
2005 3.12
2006 2.96
2007 3.37
2008 2.91
2009 3.65
2010 3.49
2011 3.22

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs