Uruguay: Public spending on education, percent of public spending
For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Uruguay from 2000 to 2011. The average value for Uruguay during that period was 9.33 percent with a minumum of 6.8 percent in 2003 and a maximum of 14.93 percent in 2011.
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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.