The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information . Some of the entries contain translations in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, English, French and Spanish. Other entries provide more detailed information, such as definitions, calculation formulas for indicators and sources. Indicators are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Direct government expenditure for educational institutions

Government purchases of educational goods and services to be used by educational institutions, and/or government payments to educational institutions to purchase educational goods and services themselves. It excludes transfers to private entities such as subsidies to households and students.

Dépenses administratives directes pour les établissements d’enseignement

Achats par une administration de biens et services éducatifs qui seront utilisés par les établissements d’enseignement et/ou montants versés par une administration aux établissements d’enseignement pour qu’ils se procurent eux-mêmes des biens et services éducatifs.

Gasto gubernamental directo en instituciones educativas

Adquisiciones de bienes y servicios educativos realizadas por el gobierno para ser utilizados por las instituciones educativas, y/o pagos efectuados por el gobierno a instituciones educativas para que las propias instituciones adquieran bienes y servicios educativos.

Прямые государственные расходы на образовательные заведения

Государственные закупки образовательных товаров и услуг, для использования образовательными учреждениями и/или прямые выплаты государством учебным заведениям на приобретение ими образовательных товаров и услуг.