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Digest of Education Statistics: 2015
Digest of Education Statistics: 2015

NCES 2016-014
December 2016


Figure 29. Public direct expenditures on education institutions as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP), by selected OECD country: 2012


Figure 29. Public direct expenditures on education institutions as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP), by selected OECD country: 2012
1 Data are for 2013 instead of 2012. Data for 2012 were not available.
NOTE: Includes public direct expenditures on all levels of education institutions. Public direct expenditures on education institutions include public subsidies to households for payments to education institutions; direct expenditures on education institutions from international sources; amounts spent directly by governments to hire education personnel and to procure other resources; and amounts provided by governments to public or private institutions.
SOURCE: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Education at a Glance, 2015.