Sao Tome and Principe - Expenditure on Primary Education

In 2014, the country was number 10 among other countries in Expenditure on Primary Education at 55.82 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Sao Tome and Principe is overtaken by Mauritania, which was number 9 at 55.9 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education and is followed by Guatemala at 55.15 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Togo lead 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 witnessed the worst performance at -14.3points per year.

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Date Percent of Government Expenditure on Education
2014 55.82
2013 53.30
2012 51.52
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How does Sao Tome and Principe 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
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
11 #11
Guatemala
55.15 % 2018 -2.3 % +0.9 % View data
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