Public expenditure on education

percent of government expenditure, 1995–2020

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Country19951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017201820192020
Afghanistan81.6882.6384.9281.1580.7080.41
Albania91.4191.6891.9591.6491.7093.8886.84
American Samoa93.77
Andorra93.6395.6397.6297.9798.3298.8299.1299.4298.9198.6799.1899.2799.4699.24
Angola75.65
Antigua and Barbuda96.1595.9695.7895.5995.4095.2295.0394.84
Argentina95.3496.4197.4798.5499.0699.1999.1698.3497.5196.7996.1596.0595.7895.4395.0894.1593.0389.2389.1989.0997.4498.23
Armenia63.9577.3573.97100.0090.7087.5988.6689.7390.80
Aruba99.2698.7485.7596.0688.9191.5494.1796.7998.40100.00100.0092.7796.38100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00
Australia91.8892.1092.3292.5492.7792.9992.8992.7992.7092.6092.5092.4192.3192.2192.1192.0291.9291.8291.7391.6392.34
Austria92.4793.6495.1096.4695.8897.0795.2495.2895.8996.2796.2395.8395.0895.9396.0295.4595.0294.5193.7593.3192.89
Azerbaijan99.1098.7897.9898.0397.7098.3696.5694.6896.9997.7297.4697.2598.3095.6496.1197.8298.0598.7198.6698.14
Bahrain96.15
Bangladesh79.9879.9280.9890.2399.4999.4696.0592.6489.2385.8280.8975.9771.04
Barbados90.7399.8999.3189.3488.9190.9896.0295.4494.8693.1498.0893.8294.4695.1095.7596.3996.1495.8995.5595.7495.9297.75
Belarus95.2595.2493.5993.7594.3194.8889.0792.2088.8690.9491.2895.2396.0394.3793.4192.4591.60
Belgium97.2196.7796.3395.8996.2796.2296.3895.4094.4195.1894.9694.4494.8794.55
Belize74.3377.5180.68
Benin98.4389.9081.3772.0073.9375.8779.4386.2986.7594.3096.3194.2891.8590.6489.4292.5093.4191.69
Bermuda98.53
Bhutan85.99
Botswana90.24
Brazil95.2194.8793.8692.3191.0392.5594.0793.8794.0793.2992.2593.1892.7593.8892.0193.7693.4396.0596.6397.5296.93
British Virgin Islands84.6587.3289.9892.64100.0096.4792.93
Brunei96.77
Bulgaria98.9896.2996.3293.1189.8991.5082.4186.0391.0094.9395.2394.1492.7093.4094.1094.8095.51
Burkina Faso64.67
Burundi93.8694.2594.6390.3681.9073.4477.3681.2985.2189.1387.0192.1495.6198.09
Cape Verde83.3184.5678.5581.3284.0988.4292.7493.4794.1994.9195.6396.3695.06
Cambodia100.00100.0099.95100.00100.0099.45
Cameroon84.9181.6886.6492.2589.3286.39
Canada96.0895.8596.4096.5996.8796.3895.8895.3993.7893.5792.4590.9390.2989.5590.8992.23
Cayman Islands100.00
Central African Republic97.7598.4099.0597.7398.3098.87
Chad68.6879.2078.09
Chile91.5587.1986.6386.0789.2085.2795.5995.0495.3597.2397.0396.5996.1595.7195.2794.8394.3993.9593.5188.16
China88.52
Colombia96.8495.5994.3596.2398.12100.00100.0088.8777.7379.1177.7272.6574.0574.7877.5076.1587.3684.95
Comoros93.9994.3594.7095.0595.4195.7696.1196.4796.8297.1797.5397.8898.2398.5998.9499.2999.65100.00
Congo (Kinshasa)90.3887.9785.5583.13
Costa Rica100.00100.0099.7299.4399.1498.8698.5798.2998.0097.7297.4397.1596.8696.5896.2996.0195.6097.4098.1098.57
Ivory Coast84.6689.1190.2391.3492.4693.5894.6995.8196.9395.8494.1491.4193.0293.3187.0489.4092.8994.1193.4293.5394.62
Croatia91.1092.6895.5795.2894.9994.7096.6392.1893.5596.2996.5296.7596.3495.6195.7195.81
Cuba92.0988.9383.5084.7786.0486.8288.9096.9497.8998.4799.10
Curacao100.00
Cyprus91.7990.4188.1185.7889.4186.6287.9788.9485.0788.0789.0489.7293.1096.4897.2495.8893.9292.29
Czech Republic90.9691.1891.9190.7789.4890.8590.4390.3489.5789.3889.9688.8489.9287.4090.7490.3088.8692.1494.5691.2487.39
Denmark94.1993.4592.1291.7692.2993.3893.8594.7294.6094.9494.7394.1592.9396.3391.0593.6693.6493.8894.1394.37
Djibouti99.4398.6698.3597.6798.2397.3997.3196.6295.44
Dominica100.00
Dominican Republic93.0693.2994.9596.6191.8887.1682.43
Ecuador94.7894.9195.0495.1895.3195.4495.5895.7195.8495.9796.1196.2496.3796.5096.6496.7796.9097.0397.1797.3097.57
El Salvador93.3390.4387.5490.0992.1294.1687.5888.5589.5289.6089.6889.7591.3692.1692.9793.7892.9891.9593.3094.09
Eritrea48.5956.9939.5848.9458.3169.3680.41
Estonia85.5785.0489.7990.5090.0789.6489.2088.7788.3487.9187.4887.0586.6190.7391.6392.9490.9587.86
Swaziland95.50
Ethiopia54.2155.8957.5659.2460.9262.5964.2765.9467.6269.3070.9765.8566.5665.1963.9061.7064.63
Fiji99.87
Finland93.1193.3392.2891.6591.2991.0092.9892.4593.1092.9393.7493.9292.8493.9994.2293.6991.1691.2090.9891.47
France90.7890.8790.9591.0391.1291.2091.2891.3791.4591.5391.6291.7091.7891.8791.9592.0392.1292.2092.2892.3792.15
Gambia57.5462.6157.2465.9957.84
Germany91.0091.2291.4391.6591.8692.0892.3092.5192.7392.6892.3991.8290.4190.8192.4392.6092.9493.2193.2893.0692.48
Ghana99.7996.2492.7089.1585.2682.0679.2386.6189.4883.0989.4295.7594.7791.42
Gibraltar87.5596.50
Greece79.0679.7981.8781.0483.2978.1679.2578.3279.0879.8480.6081.3682.1182.8783.6384.3985.1585.9186.6787.4288.18
Grenada90.51
Guatemala92.2090.3688.5194.2199.9197.5596.5696.7496.7296.2197.4495.5992.3994.6895.23
Guinea65.5793.9692.2996.4886.9477.3987.6187.6787.6787.6787.6397.9798.62
Guinea Bissau34.5837.8741.1544.4347.7150.9954.2857.5660.8464.1267.4170.6973.9770.4666.8949.23
Guyana84.7387.0689.3985.3985.3085.2284.7384.2491.2679.3485.39
Honduras95.29
Hong Kong86.0086.9066.5287.3284.1381.79
Hungary91.7991.8090.2889.8289.5492.3393.5892.6492.3794.0394.2291.5889.6390.9195.6595.3191.3393.6792.5789.9086.49
Iceland90.3091.4990.0190.2691.9492.2293.3694.5494.2394.7393.8894.4995.4795.4293.89
India98.1396.1195.8995.6795.4595.4095.19
Indonesia90.7690.4289.8188.0587.4386.6487.8688.3288.13
Iran91.4091.6091.7992.1192.4292.7493.0593.3793.6894.0094.3194.6394.9495.2693.5095.8095.8995.7495.1294.14
Ireland93.1490.9888.9087.3689.3992.6793.2491.5691.9590.3590.8491.4791.2993.3194.9594.1793.7793.1192.6094.7394.79
Israel88.2191.3391.8992.4592.4592.4192.8493.8793.9593.5192.2992.1391.6291.6291.0590.7191.2390.8390.5890.0888.79
Italy93.5492.7792.0092.3991.6491.9892.1092.8194.3194.3494.0994.7695.1895.2695.9094.5795.1695.0296.4497.9797.22
Jamaica91.3193.4295.5394.2993.0591.8290.58100.0098.4796.9597.9097.9698.0197.6697.3397.2198.0498.36
Japan88.1887.5188.1188.8289.1988.9089.4690.9490.5490.9790.7088.7286.7387.4988.9888.1086.1087.3888.6688.7989.74
Jordan84.2484.6985.1485.5986.0486.4986.9487.3987.8488.2988.7489.1989.6490.0990.5490.9991.4491.8994.3789.6085.68
Kazakhstan93.0593.5694.0793.8192.0791.8090.4391.0290.6093.3191.8094.8694.6396.5495.9595.8095.45100.00
Kenya94.3594.4295.3594.0692.54
South Korea79.3082.1782.3382.4982.6482.8082.9683.1183.2783.4383.5883.7483.9084.0584.2184.3784.5284.6884.8484.9984.75
Kuwait93.5693.1392.7092.27
Kyrgyzstan94.6191.7787.3286.5391.7193.5393.9294.5990.0986.6784.3282.2385.0987.2989.87
Laos74.8881.6681.2972.6485.4185.03
Latvia96.4094.1793.1186.5091.1591.6289.5587.4884.6184.1887.3187.3287.7187.5687.3982.0584.3790.6988.6084.54
Lebanon99.1596.2996.2996.2996.3296.3793.0683.8285.9588.0986.9399.82
Lesotho73.5782.4691.3492.3393.3294.3195.3096.2997.2898.2798.1097.9297.7597.5797.4097.2397.0596.8896.7096.53
Liberia88.80
Liechtenstein100.00100.0093.6887.3794.60
Lithuania95.5194.3593.1690.5388.7090.9196.0992.3788.3487.5286.7886.0487.5893.1394.5493.60
Luxembourg82.4882.9483.4083.8684.3284.7885.2485.7086.1686.6287.0887.5487.7788.2090.1590.6491.1290.63
Macau90.6458.4643.4432.8173.3087.8090.7891.9592.6481.2379.43
Madagascar68.2271.8373.3089.9790.1990.4190.6395.4196.92
Malawi95.0599.3992.7986.2097.1098.7596.93
Malaysia78.2773.7165.1960.2158.3165.8186.9285.4283.9282.4299.4484.5089.4394.3589.5590.4694.2594.3991.9392.0993.3692.38
Maldives99.7498.7498.5698.8199.3999.3099.0699.30
Mali80.9077.5995.0292.2897.6097.5297.1296.1896.3997.02
Malta88.7090.1491.5993.0394.4894.4594.4293.8193.2192.6091.9994.3989.9292.4387.2285.2892.2586.4184.6790.01
Marshall Islands97.5992.8588.1083.3578.6080.2581.8983.5485.1986.8388.4890.1291.7793.4295.0696.7198.35100.00
Mauritius86.48
Mexico96.9497.2496.8896.8396.9096.7696.8796.5395.9296.0896.1096.3995.6195.7096.9496.6997.5897.87
Moldova97.0290.5186.6093.6191.7693.1393.3691.6989.3892.4691.2987.6988.3591.09
Monaco91.1590.8591.9992.2492.4992.7492.9993.7694.5495.3296.0996.8799.1167.3557.0971.8091.6192.1889.3083.9778.6373.29
Mongolia97.4597.7999.1997.1395.0795.5696.0596.5497.0497.5398.0298.5199.0099.4999.9999.99100.00100.0086.0391.11
Morocco90.8290.71
Mozambique77.3673.2074.4675.7176.9778.2379.4880.7480.74
Burma (Myanmar)86.5985.4384.2883.1281.9780.8179.6677.1174.56
Namibia92.8493.4794.1194.7495.3796.0096.6497.2797.9098.5499.1797.5295.8894.2392.58
Nepal87.1786.1286.5287.9287.3389.03
Netherlands93.4188.5388.4587.5286.7587.1787.3387.3086.3786.6986.4387.8588.1288.1987.7487.8287.9588.6189.1889.0889.38
Nicaragua90.8090.5290.2489.9689.6889.4089.1288.8488.56
Niger73.3681.9191.3278.9492.1390.5586.4181.2474.1088.1094.8297.6399.17
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)97.92
Norway87.3087.5389.3289.9990.5189.0689.0989.3489.3388.4888.6787.5388.6989.8690.7189.0189.2587.7287.5987.0287.22
Oman85.6585.8986.1386.3886.6286.8687.1187.3587.5987.8488.0888.3285.9383.5481.1583.4185.6687.9290.17
Pakistan61.5475.4873.8674.1274.3974.6574.9175.1775.44
Panama96.5779.0380.1781.3082.4483.5884.7285.85
Paraguay88.8692.9094.3995.8896.0095.5794.3193.0691.8092.3692.9293.4892.0791.6192.1792.7293.2793.8293.9294.0194.1194.20
Peru88.6788.3295.5392.1495.6793.5393.9390.5690.7489.7983.7480.8179.0879.5575.5677.3979.5277.8381.7881.9283.1885.2086.56
Philippines93.4592.8792.2890.2896.7397.3896.7296.5595.0593.5488.2391.78
Poland90.6890.3892.9593.2994.1194.0593.4393.1290.5191.9692.1792.4190.6991.1192.2592.4992.7392.6394.8093.4991.42
Portugal92.3193.0794.5494.2295.0396.7196.7996.4096.1196.4896.4793.7696.2197.2489.5496.4397.1895.2595.7796.2995.92
Puerto Rico95.4195.38
Qatar68.1272.1276.1177.6481.3985.15
Romania93.9493.1092.2691.4389.7591.9294.0693.5482.2879.7578.9986.2589.2491.2492.1193.5695.0094.3293.6595.1594.79
Russia90.8791.8090.3792.7994.0791.7092.45
Rwanda76.5279.7058.2464.2770.3176.3582.3888.4294.4588.9486.4183.8884.4192.4590.1389.6789.2186.96
San Marino100.00100.0099.9799.9399.9099.8799.8499.8099.3199.46
Senegal87.0890.8587.0888.4578.5987.6585.2795.01
Serbia95.2895.9897.2997.5197.4397.4795.7898.1398.1396.8294.9096.8096.77
Seychelles90.2991.1289.5888.0486.5087.2087.9088.6089.3090.0099.1481.9992.5693.6794.77
Sierra Leone100.0099.6999.3899.0798.7698.4598.1497.8397.7099.9097.4898.8199.0699.4699.48
Singapore91.2490.8092.3089.6091.80
Slovakia95.8095.2493.8394.0793.2794.5994.3694.1995.8695.2894.3587.8290.0192.3892.8292.8584.9794.7494.5194.02
Slovenia90.3890.4990.0389.7091.7488.8790.0691.3491.4291.4687.9987.4091.8287.2593.1391.67
South Africa97.8792.5387.1996.5096.5396.8996.2296.3196.4096.4996.5896.6795.6694.6695.0495.0595.8196.02
South Sudan98.7483.46100.00100.00
Spain90.1991.0591.1490.4788.9690.1790.1688.3687.7887.4788.4589.2389.2392.1694.1594.7194.6595.4494.8894.90
Sri Lanka90.8685.4483.2081.4178.2980.2480.7371.0180.0074.66
Saint Kitts and Nevis64.6765.5466.4067.2768.1369.0069.8670.7371.5972.4673.3274.1975.0575.9276.7877.6578.5179.3880.24
Saint Lucia98.3398.8998.9999.0999.1999.3086.4973.6876.1978.7081.2283.7386.2488.7591.2789.7988.3190.1592.0093.84
Saint Vincent and Grenadines72.0182.3892.7583.9875.2266.4583.22100.00100.00100.00100.00
Sweden100.00100.00100.00100.0097.3294.6494.6693.3793.6993.6294.0893.9894.3894.2294.3594.9394.8994.9195.1295.8194.82
Switzerland89.2689.1291.0490.8490.0690.3290.9190.8591.4792.5192.1991.4991.4090.9991.3490.9790.0489.7689.40
Tajikistan90.0389.7889.5389.2889.0388.7888.5388.2888.0387.7887.5287.2787.0286.7786.5286.2786.02
Thailand96.7294.0095.0995.0494.33
Timor Leste79.1590.2986.2794.9997.2095.96
Togo80.7985.3889.9890.8791.7792.6693.5694.4695.3596.2597.1598.0489.3992.2286.9998.3197.7097.4897.58
Tunisia87.1885.5186.3988.4088.6688.9389.1989.4689.7289.9988.0289.65
Turkey80.3585.6186.1788.6685.4378.9184.1889.45
Turkmenistan66.31
Turks and Caicos90.4872.7560.1368.2170.8574.9679.0883.1983.1183.0382.9582.8782.7982.7182.6382.5582.4782.4081.9881.5781.16
Uganda74.8076.7178.6280.5482.4584.3686.6479.2188.3190.5287.44
Ukraine97.0794.3891.6992.1392.5693.0093.4393.8694.3094.7395.1795.6096.0396.4796.9097.5197.7894.6991.5992.3093.3993.50
United Arab Emirates73.77
United Kingdom95.0994.2894.8592.2993.0393.9292.0792.0191.3893.9291.7390.3688.5993.8595.5897.3297.2997.3897.7097.4997.69
Uruguay93.0495.2593.8492.4292.7287.7995.2894.2694.4894.7094.9395.1595.3795.5295.6795.8295.9795.8996.8296.3592.97
Uzbekistan100.00100.00100.00
Vanuatu85.0779.1082.3852.7759.3465.9172.4879.0585.6292.1998.7698.3198.3798.4498.5098.5698.6298.6898.7498.8199.2599.6899.41
Venezuela92.1497.3497.2297.11
Vietnam75.4574.7076.8979.7078.11
West Bank and Gaza95.3395.9196.5095.1197.77
Yemen74.25
Zambia97.3297.5497.7697.9898.2196.8795.5394.1992.8691.5290.1888.8587.5186.1784.8483.5092.15

Public expenditure on education as a percentage of total government expenditure is the total public education expenditure (current and capital) expressed as a percentage of total government expenditure for all sectors in a given financial year. Public education expenditure includes government spending on educational institutions (both public and private), education administration, and subsidies for private entities (students/households and other privates entities).

Source: World Bank