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  9/11/2012, Elul 24, 5772

Israel Invests More in Education

Israel is continuing to invest more in education, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics. In 2011 the national investment in education increased by 5.8%, following a 5.5% increase in 2010.

The calculations took into account private schools that receive government funds, and looked at education from pre-preschool level to higher education. Individual spending on textbooks, private tutoring and similar fees was included as well.