Libya: Education spending, percent of GDP

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 Libya

Public spending on education, percent of GDP

 Latest value 2.26
 Year 1999
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1999 - 1999
 Average 2.26
 Min - Max 2.26 - 2.26
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Libya from 1999 to 1999. The average value for Libya during that period was 2.26 percent with a minimum of 2.26 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 2.26 percent in 1999. The latest value from 1999 is 2.26 percent. For comparison, the world average in 1999 based on 112 countries is 4.39 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time. The value of that indicator for 1999 is 2.26 percent.
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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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 Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 97.90 1994 percent
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 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 1.18 2006 percent
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