South Africa - Expenditure on Primary Education
Since 2012, South Africa Expenditure on Primary Education decreased by 0.5points year on year. With 38.89 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2017, the country was number 42 comparing other countries in Expenditure on Primary Education. South Africa is overtaken by Myanmar, which was ranked number 41 with 39.33 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education and is followed by Fiji with 38.6 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 witnessed the worst performance at -14.3points per year.
|Date||Percent of Government Expenditure on Education|
How does South Africa rank in Expenditure on Primary Education?
|#||127 Countries||Percent of Government Expenditure on Education||Last||YoY||5‑years CAGR|
|66.74 %||2018||+1.9 %||+2.6 %||View data|
|64.89 %||2014||+0.2 %||-3.7 %||View data|
|39.33 %||2018||+9.3 %||NA||View data|
|38.89 %||2017||NA||-0.5 %||View data|
|38.60 %||2013||NA||NA||View data|