Costa Rica - General Government Expenditure on Education

Since 2014, Costa Rica General Government Expenditure on Education grew 1.5points year on year. With 8.1 Percent of GDP in 2019, the country was ranked number 1 among other countries in General Government Expenditure on Education. Iceland, Israel and Sweden respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Chile witnessed the best average annual growth at +7.7points per year, while Ireland recorded the worst performance at -6.7points per year.

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Date Percent of GDP
2019 8.10
2018 8.04
2017 8.07
2016 7.77
2015 7.65
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How does Costa Rica 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
3 #3
Israel
7.15 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.6 % View data
4 #4
Sweden
6.85 % 2019 -0.6 % +1.0 % View data
5 #5
Denmark
6.45 % 2019 +0.4 % -2.0 % View data
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