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1.5 Proportion of Public and Private Funding in the Post-Secondary Sector, Selected OECD Countries

Canada relies on private sources of funding for post-secondary education to a much greater degree than most other OECD countries. In 2014, only 48.4% of funding for post-secondary education in Canada came from public sources, ranking Canada 27th of 32 nations reporting.

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1. Including subsidies attributable to payments to educational institutions received from public sources / Comprend les subventions au titre de paiements versés par des sources publiques aux établissements d’enseignement postsecondaire

Education at a Glance OECD Indicators 2017, Table B3.1b / Regards sur l’éducation : les indicateurs de l’OCDE 2017, tableau B3.1b

Updated November 6, 2017 / Actualisé le 6 novembre 2017