Jamaica - Total Public Expenditure on Education

Since 2009, Jamaica Total Public Expenditure on Education decreased by 0.6points year on year. In 2014, the country was number 10 comparing other countries in Total Public Expenditure on Education at 6.03 Percent of GDP. Jamaica is overtaken by South Africa, which was ranked number 9 at 6.06 Percent of GDP and is followed by Bhutan at 5.9 Percent of GDP. East Timor topped the ranking with 7.68 Percent of GDP in 2014, that is +28points compared to 2013. Moldova, Bolivia and Costa Rica respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Mauritius recorded the best 5 years average growth at +9.6points per year, while Sao Tome and Principe was the worst growing country at -17.9points per year.

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Date Percent of GDP
2014 6.03
2013 6.26
2012 6.12
2011 6.27
2010 6.37
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How does Jamaica rank in Total Public Expenditure on Education?

# 39 Countries Percent of GDP Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
East Timor
7.68 % 2014 +28.0 % -7.7 % View data
2 #2
Moldova
7.48 % 2014 NA -4.7 % View data
9 #9
South Africa
6.06 % 2014 +1.0 % +2.9 % View data
10 #10
Jamaica
6.03 % 2014 -3.7 % -0.6 % View data
11 #11
Bhutan
5.90 % 2014 +5.6 % +5.0 % View data
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