The State of the World's Children 1999

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Investing in education
Sources: Delamonica, Enrique, Santosh Mehrotra and Jan Vandemoortele, Universalizing Primary Education: How much will it cost?, UNICEF Staff Working Papers Series (forthcoming). Estimates are based on UNESCO data (current net enrolment rates, per- pupil cost and current primary education expenditure); United Nations Population Division projections to the year 2010 (primary school age children for every country); and UNDP, Human Development Report, Table 1.12, p. 37 (expenditure comparisons). Required additional expenditure from UNICEF estimates.

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