This module presents the IMF data on public spending on education from 1985-2000 for 147 developing and transition economies. There are two indicators in the module: (1) total public spending on education as a percent of GDP; and (2) total public spending on education as a percent of total government spending. The underlying data, in millions of local currency, are provided. The breakdown of total education spending into current and capital spending are provided when available. The technical notes describe differences in coverage.