Malaysia - Expenditure on Primary Education

Since 2013, Malaysia Expenditure on Primary Education grew 1.2points year on year. In 2018, the country was number 55 among other countries in Expenditure on Primary Education with 34.1 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Malaysia is overtaken by Maldives, which was number 54 at 35.25 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education and is followed by Sri Lanka at 34 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Togo ranked the highest with 66.74 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2018, that is a growth of 1.9points compared to 2017. Timor-Leste, Guinea-Bissau and Uganda respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Democratic Republic of the Congo recorded the best 5 years average growth at +22.7points per year, while Sierra Leone was the worst growing country at -14.3points per year.

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Date Percent of Government Expenditure on Education
2018 34.10
2017 33.76
2016 33.79
2015 33.20
2014 32.25
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How does Malaysia rank in Expenditure on Primary Education?

# 127 Countries Percent of Government Expenditure on Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Togo
66.74 % 2018 +1.9 % +2.6 % View data
2 #2
Timor-Leste
64.89 % 2014 +0.2 % -3.7 % View data
54 #54
Maldives
35.25 % 2018 -2.5 % -2.1 % View data
55 #55
Malaysia
34.10 % 2018 +1.0 % +1.2 % View data
56 #56
Sri Lanka
34.00 % 2018 +1.9 % +8.1 % View data
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