Non-government schools’ income and expenditure

Expenditure of non-government schools by state/territory
Breakdown of 'other costs' component of expenditure of non-government schools by state/territory
Income and expenditure of non-government schools by state/territory ($ per student)
Expenditure of non-government schools by school level and state/territory ($ per student)
Non-government schools’ income and expenditure dataset
Notes and caveats







Non-government schools’ income and expenditure dataset

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Notes and caveats

    • Excludes amounts related to boarding facilities, and direct payments by the Commonwealth to students and/or parents.
    • Includes recurrent and capital grants, debt servicing of loans for capital and operating purposes.
    • Includes special schools.
    • Capital expenditure excludes loan principal repayments.
    • Expenditure of system offices is allocated across the schools in proportion to enrolments.
    • Where figures have been rounded, discrepancies may occur between the sums of component items and totals.
    • 2009 and 2010 expenditure figures for Australian Government grants to schools, and capital expenditures by schools increased due to funding from the Australian Government 'Building the Education Revolution' program.
    • Independent schools in TAS are either Primary or Combined.
    • For further information, please refer to Part 1.5 School Funding in the National Report on Schooling in Australia.

    Source: Australian Government Department of Education and Training unpublished data, with unpublished Calendar Year Implicit Price Deflator from ABS, (2017), Cat. no. 5206.0, Table 4, Series: A2303831C, Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product Sep 2017.

    This information relates to Part 1 of the National Report on Schooling in Australia.