Malaysia - Expenditure on Tertiary Education

Since 2013, Malaysia Expenditure on Tertiary Education was down by 6.9points year on year. In 2018, the country was number 57 among other countries in Expenditure on Tertiary Education with 21.35 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Malaysia is overtaken by Maldives, which was ranked number 56 at 21.39 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education and is followed by Cyprus at 20.83 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Sierra Leone ranked the highest with 52.48 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2019, that is a growth of 13.2points versus 2018. Ethiopia, Ecuador and Gabon respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Seychelles witnessed the best average annual growth at +82.1points per year, while Kyrgyzstan witnessed the worst performance at -32.3points per year.

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Date Percent of Government Expenditure on Education
2018 21.35
2017 20.99
2016 23.39
2015
2014
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How does Malaysia rank in Expenditure on Tertiary Education?

# 121 Countries Percent of Government Expenditure on Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Sierra Leone
52.48 % 2019 +13.2 % +11.3 % View data
2 #2
Ethiopia
49.46 % 2019 +1.1 % +1.5 % View data
56 #56
Maldives
21.39 % 2019 +4.7 % +10.7 % View data
57 #57
Malaysia
21.35 % 2018 +1.7 % -6.9 % View data
58 #58
Cyprus
20.83 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
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