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Education > Adjusted savings > Education expenditure > % of GNI: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Education expenditure refers to the current operating expenditures in education, including wages and salaries and excluding capital investments in buildings and equipment.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 New Caledonia 12.22% of GNI 1984
2 American Samoa 11.76% of GNI 1975
3 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 9.6% of GNI 2005
4 Uzbekistan 9.37% of GNI 2005
5 Virgin Islands 9.36% of GNI 1975
6 French Polynesia 8.87% of GNI 1984
7 Guam 8.32% of GNI 1985
=8 Denmark 8.09% of GNI 2005
=8 Cuba 8.09% of GNI 2005
=8 Marshall Islands 8.09% of GNI 2005
11 Sweden 8.04% of GNI 2005
12 Puerto Rico 7.92% of GNI 1975
13 Iceland 7.62% of GNI 2005
14 Israel 7.31% of GNI 2005
15 Namibia 7.28% of GNI 2005
16 New Zealand 7.23% of GNI 2005
17 Saudi Arabia 7.19% of GNI 2005
18 Norway 7.03% of GNI 2005
19 Barbados 6.99% of GNI 2005
20 Maldives 6.92% of GNI 2005
=21 Zimbabwe 6.87% of GNI 2005
=21 Kuwait 6.87% of GNI 2005
23 Lesotho 6.69% of GNI 2005
24 Fiji 6.58% of GNI 2005
25 Kenya 6.57% of GNI 2005
26 Bolivia 6.32% of GNI 2005
27 Papua New Guinea 6.28% of GNI 1975
28 Swaziland 6.27% of GNI 2005
29 Finland 6.04% of GNI 2005
=30 Morocco 6.03% of GNI 2005
=30 Cape Verde 6.03% of GNI 2005
32 Vanuatu 5.94% of GNI 2005
33 Tunisia 5.91% of GNI 2005
34 Hungary 5.82% of GNI 2005
35 Malaysia 5.77% of GNI 2005
36 Lithuania 5.72% of GNI 2005
37 Portugal 5.66% of GNI 2005
38 Cyprus 5.63% of GNI 2005
39 Poland 5.62% of GNI 2005
=40 Jordan 5.61% of GNI 2005
=40 Botswana 5.61% of GNI 2005
=42 Austria 5.57% of GNI 2005
=42 Latvia 5.57% of GNI 2005
44 Belarus 5.5% of GNI 2005
45 Djibouti 5.46% of GNI 2005
46 Saint Lucia 5.39% of GNI 2005
47 Mongolia 5.37% of GNI 2005
48 Slovenia 5.35% of GNI 2005
49 United Kingdom 5.33% of GNI 2005
=50 South Africa 5.29% of GNI 2005
=50 Seychelles 5.29% of GNI 2005
52 Grenada 5.26% of GNI 2005
53 Mexico 5.25% of GNI 2005
54 Canada 5.23% of GNI 2005
55 Belize 5.19% of GNI 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 5.18% of GNI 2005
56 France 5.16% of GNI 2005
57 Estonia 5.14% of GNI 2005
58 Kiribati 5.09% of GNI 1989
=59 Malawi 5.05% of GNI 2005
=59 Jamaica 5.05% of GNI 2005
61 Switzerland 5.03% of GNI 2005
62 Dominica 4.96% of GNI 2005
European Union average (profile) 4.96% of GNI 2005
63 Netherlands 4.91% of GNI 2005
64 Colombia 4.9% of GNI 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 4.88% of GNI 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 4.84% of GNI 2005
65 Guyana 4.81% of GNI 2005
Europe average (profile) 4.8% of GNI 2005
66 United States 4.79% of GNI 2005
67 Ireland 4.78% of GNI 2005
68 Australia 4.76% of GNI 2005
69 Thailand 4.75% of GNI 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 4.73% of GNI 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 4.65% of GNI 2005
70 Iraq 4.63% of GNI 1988
71 Italy 4.61% of GNI 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 4.59% of GNI 2005
72 Cote d'Ivoire 4.59% of GNI 2005
73 Algeria 4.47% of GNI 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 4.44% of GNI 2005
74 Panama 4.42% of GNI 2005
=75 Ukraine 4.41% of GNI 2005
=75 Egypt 4.41% of GNI 2005
=75 Kazakhstan 4.41% of GNI 2005
78 Malta 4.4% of GNI 2005
=79 Iran 4.39% of GNI 2005
=79 Kyrgyzstan 4.39% of GNI 2005
81 Bahrain 4.36% of GNI 2005
82 Venezuela 4.35% of GNI 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 4.34% of GNI 2005
83 Germany 4.31% of GNI 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) 4.29% of GNI 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 4.24% of GNI 2005
=84 Paraguay 4.2% of GNI 2005
=84 Oman 4.2% of GNI 2005
86 Comoros 4.19% of GNI 2005
=87 Moldova 4.16% of GNI 2005
=87 Czech Republic 4.16% of GNI 2005
89 Croatia 4.15% of GNI 2005
90 Spain 4.12% of GNI 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 4.1% of GNI 2005
=91 Argentina 4.09% of GNI 2005
=91 Brazil 4.09% of GNI 2005
93 Slovakia 4.08% of GNI 2005
94 Costa Rica 4.04% of GNI 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 4.02% of GNI 2005
95 Trinidad and Tobago 4.01% of GNI 2005
96 India 3.99% of GNI 2005
=97 Samoa 3.98% of GNI 2005
=97 Uganda 3.98% of GNI 2005
99 Bhutan 3.96% of GNI 2005
100 Mauritius 3.93% of GNI 2005
=101 Chile 3.92% of GNI 2005
=101 Burundi 3.92% of GNI 2005
103 Antigua and Barbuda 3.88% of GNI 2005
104 The Bahamas 3.84% of GNI 2005
105 Solomon Islands 3.83% of GNI 2005
106 Sao Tome and Principe 3.82% of GNI 1986
107 Congo, Republic of the 3.79% of GNI 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 3.76% of GNI 1980
108 Hong Kong 3.75% of GNI 2005
=109 South Korea 3.73% of GNI 2005
=109 Senegal 3.73% of GNI 2005
111 Luxembourg 3.72% of GNI 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 3.71% of GNI 2005
=112 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3.68% of GNI 2005
=112 Tonga 3.68% of GNI 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 3.64% of GNI 2005
114 Honduras 3.55% of GNI 2005
=115 Rwanda 3.54% of GNI 2005
=115 Russia 3.54% of GNI 2005
117 Azerbaijan 3.5% of GNI 2005
118 Turkey 3.49% of GNI 2005
119 Bulgaria 3.48% of GNI 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 3.45% of GNI 2005
120 Suriname 3.44% of GNI 1993
121 Gabon 3.29% of GNI 2005
122 Bermuda 3.26% of GNI 2005
123 Romania 3.24% of GNI 2005
124 Mauritania 3.23% of GNI 2005
125 Cameroon 3.2% of GNI 2005
126 Japan 3.12% of GNI 2005
127 Greece 3.11% of GNI 2005
128 Armenia 3.05% of GNI 2005
129 Belgium 3.04% of GNI 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 2.97% of GNI 2005
=130 Ethiopia 2.96% of GNI 2005
=130 Angola 2.96% of GNI 2005
=132 Nicaragua 2.91% of GNI 2005
=132 Zambia 2.91% of GNI 2005
134 Georgia 2.9% of GNI 2005
135 Peru 2.88% of GNI 2005
136 Ghana 2.85% of GNI 2005
137 Albania 2.84% of GNI 2005
138 Philippines 2.82% of GNI 2005
South Asia average (profile) 2.82% of GNI 2005
=139 Vietnam 2.81% of GNI 2005
=139 Brunei 2.81% of GNI 2005
141 El Salvador 2.78% of GNI 2005
=142 Eritrea 2.72% of GNI 2005
=142 Mali 2.72% of GNI 2005
144 Singapore 2.7% of GNI 2005
=145 Tajikistan 2.65% of GNI 2005
=145 Uruguay 2.65% of GNI 2005
147 Nepal 2.61% of GNI 2005
148 Syria 2.6% of GNI 2005
149 Togo 2.59% of GNI 2005
150 Sri Lanka 2.55% of GNI 2005
151 Madagascar 2.53% of GNI 2005
failed states average (profile) 2.48% of GNI 1970
=152 Tanzania 2.39% of GNI 2005
=152 Lebanon 2.39% of GNI 2005
154 Burkina Faso 2.38% of GNI 2005
155 Benin 2.36% of GNI 2005
156 Niger 2.32% of GNI 2005
157 Guinea-Bissau 2.29% of GNI 2005
158 Libya 2.14% of GNI 1980
159 The Gambia 2.04% of GNI 2005
160 Guinea 2% of GNI 2005
161 China 1.97% of GNI 2005
162 Liberia 1.92% of GNI 1975
163 Cambodia 1.83% of GNI 2005
164 Mozambique 1.8% of GNI 2005
165 Bangladesh 1.69% of GNI 2005
166 Afghanistan 1.64% of GNI 1981
167 Pakistan 1.63% of GNI 2005
168 Central African Republic 1.58% of GNI 2005
169 Guatemala 1.57% of GNI 2005
=170 Equatorial Guinea 1.46% of GNI 2005
=170 Haiti 1.46% of GNI 2005
172 Chad 1.44% of GNI 2005
173 Laos 1.43% of GNI 2005
174 Ecuador 1.38% of GNI 2005
175 Qatar 1.31% of GNI 1975
176 Dominican Republic 1.2% of GNI 2005
177 Somalia 1.05% of GNI 1970
178 Sierra Leone 1.01% of GNI 2005
179 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.95% of GNI 2005
180 Sudan 0.87% of GNI 2005
181 Indonesia 0.86% of GNI 2005
182 Nigeria 0.85% of GNI 2005
183 Burma 0.84% of GNI 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Adjusted savings > Education expenditure > % of GNI. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Adjusted-savings/Education-expenditure/%-of-GNI

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