Pakistan: Public spending on education, percent of GDP: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Pakistan from 1971 to 2015. The average value for Pakistan during that period was 2.33 percent with a minumum of 1.58 percent in 1972 and a maximum of 3.02 percent in 1997. 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 GDP. It includes expenditure funded by transfers from international sources to government. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.