Lesotho: Education spending, percent of government spending

(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
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Lesotho: Public spending on education, percent of public spending

: For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 1983 to 2018. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 22.87 percent with a minimum of 13.89 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 32.4 percent in 2005. The latest value from 2018 is 13.89 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 61 countries is 16.69 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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