Statistics Iceland has estimated the average operational cost per student in all primary schools that are run by local governments, according to paragraph 2 and 3, Article 3 Regulation no. 1270/2016 on the accreditation of primary schools and the minimum contribution from local governments to such schools.

The average operational cost per student in primary schools in 2016 was ISK 1,680,683 and the increase in the weighted average price level from 2016 until September 2017 is estimated at around 7.5%.

The estimated yearly operational cost per student in primary schools that are run by local government is thus ISK 1,806,951 in September 2017.

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