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Children Statistics and Information

2. Education expenditure

The relevant recurrent expenditure on education in 2015-16 and 2016-17 financial years:

2015-16 Financial Year Actual

2016-17 Financial Year Revised Estimate

 

For more detail statistical information on education, please visit:
http://www.censtatd.gov.hk/hkstat/sub/so370.jsp

Subject Links Source
Overview

http://www.edb.gov.hk/en/about-edb/publications-stat/figures/index.html
Major statistics available: Key statistics on kindergarten, primary, secondary and special education; general information on education in Hong Kong (number of educational and training institutions by level of education of courses offered; student enrolment by level of education; distribution of educational attainment of population aged 15 and over; government expenditure on education).

Education Bureau
Kindergarten Education

http://www.edb.gov.hk/en/about-edb/publications-stat/figures/kg.html
Major statistics available: No. of kindergartens, enrolment, no. of kindergarten teachers, percentage of trained teachers, pupil-teacher ratio and wastage rate of teachers.

Education Bureau
Primary Education

http://www.edb.gov.hk/en/about-edb/publications-stat/figures/pri.html
Major statistics available: No. of schools, enrolment, no. of repeaters, no. of children from the mainland newly admitted, average class size, no. of primary school teachers, percentage of trained teachers, pupil-teacher ratio and wastage rate of teachers.

Education Bureau
Secondary Education

http://www.edb.gov.hk/en/about-edb/publications-stat/figures/sec.html
Major statistics available: No. of schools, enrolment, no. of repeaters, no. of children from the mainland newly admitted, average class size, no. of secondary school teachers, percentage of trained teachers, pupil-teacher ratio and wastage rate of teachers.

Education Bureau
Higher Education (University Grants Committee-funded institutions)

http://cdcf.ugc.edu.hk/cdcf/statEntry.do?language=EN
Major statistics available: General statistics on higher education in Hong Kong (UGC-funded institutions), Student enrolment of UGC-funded programmes by institutions and level of study, First-year student intakes, Non-local student enrolment, Graduate numbers, Major findings of graduate employment surveys, No. of academic staff, Approved grants for UGC-funded institutions, Summary statistics on research projects.

University Grants Committee Secretariat
Special Education

http://www.edb.gov.hk/en/about-edb/publications-stat/figures/special.html
Major statistics available: No. of schools, no. of ordinary schools operating special classes, enrolment in schools of special education, enrolment in special classes operating in ordinary schools, no. of teachers in schools of special education, percentage of trained teachers, pupil-teacher ratio and wastage rate of teachers.

Education Bureau
Student Financial Assistance

http://www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/sfo/en/about/statistics.htm
Major statistical available: No. of eligible student enrolment, applications received/processed, successful applications for receiving grants/loans, average amount of assistance for grants/loan and total amount of grant/loan offered/accepted, etc. in Kindergarten Fee Remission Scheme, Cross-net Travel Subsidy Scheme, Student Travel Subsidy Scheme, School Textbook Assistance Scheme, Senior Secondary Fee Remission Scheme, Examination Fee Remission Scheme, Student Finance Assistance Scheme, Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students, Local Student Finance Scheme, Non-means Tested Loan Scheme/Non-means Tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary Students, Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fund Scholarship Scheme and Continuing Education Fund (CEF).

Student Finance Office