* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Bangladesh: Public spending on education, percent of GDP: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Bangladesh from 1979 to 2016. The average value for Bangladesh during that period was 1.73 percent with a minumum of 0.94 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 2.5 percent in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.