El Salvador - Public spending on education

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

Expenditure on primary education (% of government expenditure on education) in El Salvador was 42.67 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 58.62 in 1999, while its lowest value was 37.99 in 2008.

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 58.19
1999 58.62
2000 53.43
2002 58.59
2003 57.18
2005 51.00
2006 48.42
2007 46.40
2008 37.99
2009 48.13
2010 42.67

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

Expenditure on secondary education (% of government expenditure on education) in El Salvador was 30.09 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 30.09 in 2010, while its lowest value was 20.76 in 2000.

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 23.49
2000 20.76
2002 25.79
2003 26.28
2005 29.09
2006 23.03
2007 26.97
2008 22.05
2009 28.75
2010 30.09

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

Expenditure on tertiary education (% of government expenditure on education) in El Salvador was 8.39 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 12.24 in 2010, while its lowest value was 6.71 in 2000.

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 8.81
2000 6.71
2002 7.21
2003 7.71
2005 11.15
2006 9.74
2007 9.85
2009 10.46
2010 12.24
2011 8.39

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

Government expenditure on education, total (% of government expenditure) in El Salvador was 15.87 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 19.45 in 2008, while its lowest value was 13.61 in 1999.

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
1998 13.92
1999 13.61
2000 13.91
2002 15.90
2003 14.44
2005 14.66
2006 15.57
2007 16.94
2008 19.45
2009 18.55
2010 16.16
2011 15.87

Government expenditure on education, total (% of GDP)

Government expenditure on education, total (% of GDP) in El Salvador was 3.42 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 3.97 in 2009, while its lowest value was 0.90 in 1975.

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
1975 0.90
1998 2.32
1999 2.32
2000 2.55
2002 2.87
2003 2.76
2005 2.73
2006 3.01
2007 3.05
2008 3.74
2009 3.97
2010 3.49
2011 3.42

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs