Afghanistan: Education spending, percent of government spending

(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Afghanistan: Public spending on education, percent of public spending

: For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 2010 to 2017. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 14.55 percent with a minimum of 10.36 percent in 2012 and a maximum of 17.07 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2017 is 15.66 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 114 countries is 14.85 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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