The UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) has just updated its global education database with more recent country-level data to monitor progress towards SDG 4. The SDG global and thematic indicators have been updated with more timely and country-level data, particularly indicators 4.1.1 on learning outcomes, 4.1.2 on learning assessment, 4.3.1 on formal and non-formal education and 4.6.1 on functional literacy. The release also includes new data on:
- early childhood to post-secondary non-tertiary education for 25 countries
- tertiary education for 20 countries
- educational expenditure for 36 countries
- economic information and related education indicators for all countries.