Colombia - General Government Expenditure on Education

Since 2014, Colombia General Government Expenditure on Education jumped by 2.6points year on year. In 2017, the country was number 18 among other countries in General Government Expenditure on Education with 4.84 Percent of GDP. Colombia is overtaken by Poland, which was number 17 with 4.92 Percent of GDP and is followed by United Kingdom with 4.82 Percent of GDP. Costa Rica ranked the highest with 8.1 Percent of GDP in 2019, that is +0.7points versus 2018. Iceland, Israel and Sweden respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Chile recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7.7points per year, while Ireland witnessed the worst performance at -6.7points per year.

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Date Percent of GDP
2017 4.84
2016 4.55
2015 4.55
2014 4.47
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How does Colombia rank in General Government Expenditure on Education?

# 28 Countries Percent of GDP Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Costa Rica
8.10 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.5 % View data
2 #2
Iceland
7.34 % 2019 -0.5 % -0.1 % View data
17 #17
Poland
4.92 % 2019 -1.8 % -1.3 % View data
18 #18
Colombia
4.84 % 2017 +6.2 % +2.6 % View data
19 #19
United Kingdom
4.82 % 2019 -0.4 % -2.1 % View data
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