Public sector expenditure on education in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018/19, by type
(in million GBP)
Public expenditure on education in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018/19, by type
This statistic shows public sector expenditure on education, split by type, in the United Kingdom in 2018/19. During this twelve month period, the United Kingdom spent approximately 89.4 billion British pounds on education, 43.9 billion of which was spent on secondary education and 31 billion of which was spent on primary and pre-primary education.
Public sector expenditure on education in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018/19, by type
(in million GBP)
Expenditure in million GBP
Secondary education43,913
Pre-primary and primary education31,095
Tertiary education4,621
Subsidiary services to education3,557
Education n.e.c.*2,584
R&D education2,259
Education not definable by level789
Post-secondary non-tertiary education607
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Sources

Release date

July 2019

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019

Supplementary notes

* n.e.c. = not elsewhere classified.

Public expenditure on education in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018/19, by type
This statistic shows public sector expenditure on education, split by type, in the United Kingdom in 2018/19. During this twelve month period, the United Kingdom spent approximately 89.4 billion British pounds on education, 43.9 billion of which was spent on secondary education and 31 billion of which was spent on primary and pre-primary education.
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