Expenditure for formal education, Slovenia, 2014

In 2014, public expenditure for formal education in Slovenia amounted to 5.3% of GDP.

Public expenditure for formal education in 2014 (EUR 1,991 million) in GDP was 0.2 of a percentage point lower than in the previous year.

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In 2014, public expenditure for formal education in Slovenia amounted to EUR 1,991 million

Public expenditure for formal education in 2014 amounted to EUR 1,991 million or 5.3% of GDP. 96% of total public expenditure was allocated directly to educational institutions, while 4% was public transfers to households and other private entities (EUR 87 million). The share of public expenditure for education was the highest in basic education (43%) and in tertiary education (20%).

Total, public, private and international expenditure on educational institutions in 2014 amounted to 5.9% of GDP

In 2014 EUR 2,207 million or 5.9% of GDP was spent for educational institutions. 86% of expenditure for educational institutions was public expenditure, slightly less than 13% was private expenditure and almost 1% was funds from international sources.

In the structure of total expenditure on educational institutions expenditure for preschool education (1st and 2nd age period in kindergartens) represents 22%, for basic education 43%, for upper secondary education 16%, and for tertiary education 19% (of which 1% for higher vocational education and 18% for professional higher education).

Educational institutions spent EUR 2,300 million in 2014

Current expenditure on educational institutions in 2014 amounted to EUR 2,018 million or 88% of total expenditure (of which 75% was expenditure for wages and salaries); the remaining 12% (EUR 282 million) was capital expenditure.

Structure of public, private and international expenditure for educational institutions by level of education, Slovenia, 2014
Structure of public, private and international expenditure for educational institutions by level of education, Slovenia, 2014
Source: SURS
Table 1: Public expenditure for formal education, Slovenia, 20141)
Levels of
education
Purpose of consumption
totaldirect expenditure for
educational institutions
transfers and payments
to households
and other private entities
1.000 EUR
Total1,991,4951,904,02587,471
Preschool372,601372,6010
  1st age period128,701128,7010
  2nd age period243,900243,9000
Basic862,761862,7610
Upper
secondary
361,166324,12737,040
Tertiary393,591343,16050,431
  short-cycle
  higher vocational
16,24016,240
  higher377,351326,91950,431
Not allocated1,3761,376
… not available
1) Some totals do not add up due to rounding.
Source: SURS
Table 2: Expenditure for educational institutions, Slovenia, 20141)
Levels of
education
Funds
totalpublic expenditureprivate expenditurefounds from
international agencies
1.000 EUR
Total2,207,4951,904,025286,58116,889
Preschool479,887372,601107,25135
  1st age period166,042128,70137,32912
  2nd age period313,845243,90069,92223
Basic948,152862,76184,994396
Upper
secondary
362,590324,12737,576887
Tertiary415,490343,16056,76015,571
  short-cycle
  higher vocational
18,03416,2401,72568
  higher397,456326,91955,03415,502
Not allocated1,3761,376......
… not available
1) Some totals do not add up due to rounding.
Source: SURS
Table 3: Expenditure in educational institutions, Slovenia, 20141)
Levels of
education
Purpose of consumption
totalcurrent expenditurecapital expenditure
1.000 EUR
Total2,299,7612,017,633282,129
Preschool486,692407,25079,442
  1st age period177,054149,08627,968
  2nd age period309,638258,16551,474
Basic943,847840,965102,882
Upper
secondary
374,301343,28331,017
Tertiary493,545424,76868,777
  short-cycle
  higher vocational
21,63715,8305,807
  higher471,908408,93862,970
Not allocated1,3761,36610
1) Some totals do not add up due to rounding.
Source: SURS
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