In the background of investment activity, capital investment in education falls for the whole country: minus 22% over the year, that is 55.5 billion tenges over 5 months, finprom.kz reports.
The government budget remains as the main source of financing – up to 68% of the total amount of investment.
The amount of capital investment in education has fallen by 21.9% from 71.1 to 55.5 billion tenges. Outflow of investment from the sphere of education is revealed in 10 regions of the country.
The most decrease in investment for developing education is in East Kazakhstan region – 70% (2.8 billion tenges), from 4 to 1.2 billion tenges. It is followed by Almaty region – 65.9% (7.6 billion tenges), from 11.5 to 3.9 billion tenges. The third anti-leader is East Kazakhstan region where the amount of investment in education has decreased by 60.8% (1.06 billion tenges), from 1.7 billion tenges to 681.8 million tenges.
On the other hand, the main leaders in investment in education are Astana – 11.6 billion tenges (a 21% share of the total investment), South Kazakhstan region – 8.3 billion tenges (14.9%) and Almaty – 7.8 billion tenge (14%). The total investment in education in these three regions is 27.7 billion tenges or 49.9% of the total investment in this sphere.
Over the first five months of the present year, the main capital had investment for 3.5 trillion tenges, that is by 37.7% higher than a year ago – 2.5 trillion tenges.
Of which, 1.66% pf the total capital investment (55.5 billion tenges) were invested to develop education (2.8% - a year ago). The volumes of capital investment have increased year-by-year, and over the last five years their volumes have increased by 1.7 trillion tenges.
The main investment sources of financing in education are the government budget that includes the local one – 19.8 billion tenges (a year ago - 24.8 billion tenges) and the republican one – 18 billion tenges (a year ago - 15.7 billion tenges), as well as own funds of the sector in the amount of 15.1 billion tenges (a year ago – 27.8 billion tenges).
Funding of the sphere of education at the expense of bank loans and borrowed funds in totally is 2.6 billion tenges, that is by 5.8% less than a year ago – 2.7 billion tenges.
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