Brunei: Education spending, percent of GDP

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 Brunei

Public spending on education, percent of GDP

 Latest value 4.43
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1970 - 2016
 Average 3.7
 Min - Max 1.19 - 8.79
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Brunei from 1970 to 2016. The average value for Brunei during that period was 3.7 percent with a minimum of 1.19 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 8.79 percent in 1973. The latest value from 2016 is 4.43 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 156 countries is 4.48 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Brunei - Education spending, percent of GDP - recent values

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Brunei - Education spending, percent of GDP - historical chart - 1970-2016




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.


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 Female literacy rate, ages 15-24 99.83 2021 percent
 Male literacy rate, ages 15-24 99.71 2021 percent
 Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 99.77 2021 percent
 Student teacher ratio, primary school 9.90 2018 students per teacher
 Primary school completion rate 100.35 2020 percent
 School starting age, primary school 6 2022 years
 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 1.00 2020 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 1.03 2020 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 1.34 2020 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 63.48 2020 percent
 Primary school enrollment 97.53 2020 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 88.43 2020 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 32.70 2020 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 85.18 2020 percent
 PISA math scores 442.093 2022 index points
 PISA reading scores 429.232 2022 index points
 PISA science scores 445.855 2022 index points
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