Sudan: Education spending, percent of GDP

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 Sudan

Public spending on education, percent of GDP

 Latest value 2.02
 Year 2009
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2009
 Average 1.44
 Min - Max 1.01 - 2.02
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Sudan from 2000 to 2009. The average value for Sudan during that period was 1.44 percent with a minimum of 1.01 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 2.02 percent in 2009. The latest value from 2009 is 2.02 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2009 based on 130 countries is 4.58 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 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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 Female literacy rate, ages 15-24 73.49 2018 percent
 Male literacy rate, ages 15-24 72.51 2018 percent
 Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 73.00 2018 percent
 Primary school completion rate 66.57 2018 percent
 School starting age, primary school 6 2022 years
 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 0.93 2018 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 1.02 2018 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 1.01 2015 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 47.40 2018 percent
 Primary school enrollment 77.77 2018 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 48.36 2018 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 17.21 2015 percent
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