El Salvador - Public spending on education

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

Public spending on education, total (% of government expenditure) in El Salvador was 13.12 as of 2007. Its highest value over the past 9 years was 20.00 in 2002, while its lowest value was 13.12 in 2007.

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
1998 16.40
1999 17.08
2000 18.60
2001 19.91
2002 20.00
2007 13.12

Public spending on education, total (% of GDP)

Public spending on education, total (% of GDP) in El Salvador was 3.43 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 3.74 in 2008, while its lowest value was 0.90 in 1975.

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
1975 0.90
1995 2.01
1998 2.32
1999 2.32
2000 2.55
2001 2.55
2002 2.87
2003 2.76
2005 2.73
2006 3.01
2007 3.05
2008 3.74
2010 3.21
2011 3.43

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs