ERIC Number: ED243375
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Brief to the Ontario Council on University Affairs on Operating Grant Requirements for 1985-86.
Council of Ontario Universities, Toronto. Committee on Operating Grants.
The 1985-1986 operating fund requirements for Ontario higher education institutions are examined. After reviewing the Ontario government's funding record for higher education, statistical tables are presented, including the following: interprovincial comparisons of university financing; Ontario Universities' share of provincial budgetary expenditures; Council of Ontario Universities' funding recommendations for 1985-1986; interprovincial comparisons of operating grants to universities per full-time-equivalent student, 1974-1975 to 1983-1984; provincial operating grants for universities per $1000 of provincial personal income; expenditures per client served, 1973-1974 to 1982-1983; interprovincial comparisons of total operating expenses per client; estimated tax capacity, tax revenue, and tax effort, 1983-1984; Canadian unemployment and participation rates by educational attainment; projected annual percentage increases in the Consumer Price Index; benefit costs and increases relative to salary expenditure in universities and government; and index of expenditure on library acquisitions. A summary of 1983-1984 college enrollment trends and projections for 1984-1985 is appended, along with information on the Ontario University nonsalary price index. (SW)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Educational Finance, Employment Patterns, Expenditures, Fiscal Capacity, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Income, Operating Expenses, Tax Effort, Teacher Salaries
Council of Ontario Universities, 130 St. George Street, Suite 8039, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2T4, Canada.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council of Ontario Universities, Toronto. Committee on Operating Grants.
Identifiers: Canada; Ontario
Note: For the brief covering the period 1984-85, see ED 230 126. Some tables may not reproduce well due to small print.