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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COICOP code 10

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 10 - Education


This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 10.1 - Pre-primary and primary education
  • 10.2 - Secondary education
  • 10.3 - Post-secondary non-tertiary education
  • 10.4 - Tertiary education
  • 10.5 - Education not definable by level

Explanatory note

This division covers educational services only. It does not include expenditures on educational materials, such as books (09.5.1) and stationery (09.5.4), or education support services, such as health-care services (06), transport services (07.3), catering services (11.1.2) and accommodation services (11.2.0).
It includes education by radio or television broadcasting.
The breakdown of educational services is based upon the level categories of the 1997 International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED-97) of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

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