Argentina Education Spending 1996-2022

General government expenditure on education (current, capital, and transfers) is expressed as a percentage of total general government expenditure on all sectors (including health, education, social services, etc.). It includes expenditure funded by transfers from international sources to government. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.
  • Argentina education spending for 2019 was 12.53%, a 0.01% increase from 2018.
  • Argentina education spending for 2018 was 12.52%, a 0.74% decline from 2017.
  • Argentina education spending for 2017 was 13.26%, a 0.09% decline from 2016.
  • Argentina education spending for 2016 was 13.36%, a 0.61% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Argentina Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 12.53% 0.01%
2018 12.52% -0.74%
2017 13.26% -0.09%
2016 13.36% -0.61%
2015 13.96% 0.16%
2014 13.80% -0.66%
2013 14.46% -0.06%
2012 14.52% -0.64%
2011 15.16% 0.11%
2010 15.05% -0.97%
2009 16.02% 0.27%
2008 15.75% 0.65%
2007 15.10% -0.41%
2006 15.51% -0.29%
2005 15.80% 0.66%
2004 15.14% 0.78%
2003 14.35% -2.09%
2002 16.44% 0.09%
2001 16.36% 0.13%
2000 16.23% 0.35%
1999 15.88% 0.26%
1998 15.62% 0.22%
1996 15.40% 0.22%