United States - Central Government Expenditure on Education

Since 2014, United States Central Government Expenditure on Education fell by 2.8points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 31 comparing other countries in Central Government Expenditure on Education with 2.33 Percent. United States is overtaken by Germany, which was number 30 at 3.12 Percent and is followed by Belgium with 0.81 Percent. Costa Rica lead the ranking with 34.35 Percent in 2015, an increase of 1.5points versus 2014. South Korea, Israel and Netherlands respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Germany witnessed the best average annual growth at +4.4points per year, while Belgium recorded the worst performance at -30.1points per year.

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Date Percent
2019 2.33
2018 2.35
2017 2.33
2016 2.44
2015 2.60
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How does United States rank in Central Government Expenditure on Education?

# 33 Countries Percent Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Costa Rica
34.35 % 2015 +1.5 % -0.1 % View data
2 #2
South Korea
20.14 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
30 #30
Germany
3.12 % 2019 +4.0 % +4.4 % View data
31 #31
United States
2.33 % 2019 -0.8 % -2.8 % View data
32 #32
Belgium
0.81 % 2019 -25.7 % -30.1 % View data
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