Mexico - Public spending on education

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

Expenditure on primary education (% of government expenditure on education) in Mexico was 35.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 40.35 in 2000, while its lowest value was 35.40 in 1998.

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 35.40
1999 40.35
2000 40.35
2001 39.57
2002 39.16
2003 39.28
2004 40.00
2005 39.08
2006 38.82
2007 38.25
2008 37.21
2009 36.22
2010 35.98
2011 35.50

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

Expenditure on secondary education (% of government expenditure on education) in Mexico was 30.66 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 36.77 in 1998, while its lowest value was 28.71 in 2008.

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 36.77
1999 29.11
2001 34.41
2002 28.72
2003 29.18
2004 29.54
2005 30.26
2006 29.79
2007 29.49
2008 28.71
2009 30.25
2010 30.25
2011 30.66

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

Expenditure on tertiary education (% of government expenditure on education) in Mexico was 18.13 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 20.64 in 1999, while its lowest value was 14.50 in 2001.

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 20.19
1999 20.64
2001 14.50
2002 19.62
2003 16.86
2004 17.39
2005 17.45
2006 17.20
2007 18.47
2008 18.86
2009 20.00
2010 19.66
2011 18.13

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

Government expenditure on education, total (% of government expenditure) in Mexico was 19.61 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 23.64 in 2004, while its lowest value was 8.25 in 1990.

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
1990 8.25
1991 10.49
1992 13.31
1994 20.05
1995 17.38
1998 15.79
1999 16.34
2000 19.78
2001 20.85
2002 20.97
2003 23.06
2004 23.64
2005 22.67
2006 21.02
2007 20.74
2008 18.96
2009 19.19
2010 19.44
2011 19.61

Government expenditure on education, total (% of GDP)

Government expenditure on education, total (% of GDP) in Mexico was 5.15 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 5.22 in 2009, while its lowest value was 2.27 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
1989 2.27
1990 2.31
1991 2.54
1992 3.00
1994 3.65
1995 3.87
1998 3.53
1999 3.66
2000 4.13
2001 4.43
2002 4.64
2003 5.19
2004 4.80
2005 4.91
2006 4.74
2007 4.73
2008 4.86
2009 5.22
2010 5.19
2011 5.15

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Inputs