Maldives - Expenditure on Primary Education

Since 2013, Maldives Expenditure on Primary Education was down by 2.1points year on year. In 2018, the country was ranked number 54 comparing other countries in Expenditure on Primary Education with 35.25 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Maldives is overtaken by Kenya, which was ranked number 53 at 35.7 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education and is followed by Malaysia at 34.1 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Togo topped the ranking with 66.74 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2018, an increase 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 recorded the worst performance at -14.3points per year.

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Date Percent of Government Expenditure on Education
2018 35.25
2017 36.14
2016 36.40
2015 39.66
2014 39.78
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How does Maldives 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
53 #53
Kenya
35.70 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.3 % 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
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