Cyprus: Education spending, percent of government spending
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Cyprus: Public spending on education, percent of public spending: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Cyprus from 1999 to 2015. The average value for Cyprus during that period was 15.77 percent with a minumum of 13.9 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 17.59 percent in 2008. 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 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.