Brazil: Education spending, percent of government spending
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Brazil: Public spending on education, percent of public spending, 1998 - 2017:
For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1998 to 2017. The average value for Brazil during that period was 13.36 percent with a minimum of 9.6 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 16.51 percent in 2017.
The latest value from 2017 is 16.51 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 114
countries is 14.82 percent.
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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.