Japan’s public spending on education ranked the second-lowest among 33countries, according to a new report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
The report, released Sept. 17, covers 2013 data. It found that Japan spent 3.2 percent of its gross domestic product on education. The OECD average is 4.5 percent.
However, Japan’s total public and private funding per child was higher than the average, suggesting thata high financial . (Kyodo)
The Japan Times ST: September 30, 2016