Mauritania - Expenditure on Primary Education

Since 2011, Mauritania Expenditure on Primary Education rose 4.4points year on year. At 55.9 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2016, the country was number 9 among other countries in Expenditure on Primary Education. Mauritania is overtaken by Grenada, which was ranked number 8 at 56.76 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education and is followed by Sao Tome and Principe at 55.82 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Togo topped the ranking with 66.74 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2018, 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 witnessed the best average annual 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
2016 55.90
2015
2014
2013 43.21
2012 47.27
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How does Mauritania 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
8 #8
Grenada
56.76 % 2016 NA NA View data
9 #9
Mauritania
55.90 % 2016 NA +4.4 % View data
10 #10
Sao Tome and Principe
55.82 % 2014 +4.7 % NA View data
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