Sri Lanka - Expenditure on Primary Education

Since 2014, Sri Lanka Expenditure on Primary Education increased 1.8points year on year. At 31.39 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2019, the country was number 62 comparing other countries in Expenditure on Primary Education. Sri Lanka is overtaken by Poland, which was number 61 at 31.39 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education and is followed by Grenada with 31.32 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education. Togo topped the ranking with 67.96 Percent of Government Expenditure on Education in 2019, that is a growth of 1.8points versus 2018. East Timor, Burkina Faso and Uganda respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Guinea recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7.9points per year, while Sierra Leone recorded the worst performance at -9.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Government Expenditure on Education
2019 31.39
2018 29.86
2017 33.38
2016 34.90
2015 28.30
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How does Sri Lanka rank in Expenditure on Primary Education?

# 115 Countries Percent of Government Expenditure on Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Togo
67.96 % 2019 +1.8 % +2.9 % View data
2 #2
East Timor
64.89 % 2014 +0.2 % -3.7 % View data
61 #61
Poland
31.39 % 2019 -0.0 % -0.0 % View data
62 #62
Sri Lanka
31.39 % 2019 +5.1 % +1.8 % View data
63 #63
Grenada
31.32 % 2017 NA NA View data
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