France: Education spending, percent of government spending
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
France: Public spending on education, percent of public spending: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for France from 1981 to 2015. The average value for France during that period was 10.22 percent with a minumum of 9.36 percent in 1987 and a maximum of 11.51 percent in 1981. 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.