Public spending on education

This indicator shows the public expenditure on education in per cent of GDP in the Nordic region. The data is compiled according to the methodological framework in the European System of Accounts, 2010 edition (ESA 2010). Government expenditure is distributed according to purpose and the Classification of the functions of government (COFOG). Data is available for Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, as well as the European Union (EU28) and the Euro Area (EA19). For more information on Nordic Statistics:


Keywords: public spending, government expenditure, education, expenditure