Brazil: Public spending on education, percent of GDP: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Brazil from 1995 to 2013. The average value for Brazil during that period was 4.8 percent with a minumum of 3.75 percent in 2002 and a maximum of 5.99 percent in 2013. 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.