Dominica Education Spending 1998-2022

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.
  • Dominica education spending for 2021 was 8.29%, a 2.37% decline from 2020.
  • Dominica education spending for 2020 was 10.67%, a 2.37% increase from 2019.
  • Dominica education spending for 2019 was 8.30%, a 0.15% decline from 2018.
  • Dominica education spending for 2018 was 8.45%, a 1.34% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Namibia 24.81%
Belize 22.17%
South Africa 18.42%
Dominican Republic 18.01%
Peru 17.87%
Belarus 16.54%
Malaysia 16.37%
Algeria 16.21%
Gabon 15.12%
St. Lucia 14.47%
Fiji 14.46%
Tonga 12.65%
Maldives 11.91%
Azerbaijan 11.48%
Suriname 10.11%
Paraguay 9.64%
Dominica 8.29%
Armenia 8.28%
Dominica Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 8.29% -2.37%
2020 10.67% 2.37%
2019 8.30% -0.15%
2018 8.45% -1.34%
2017 9.78% -2.91%
2016 12.70% 2.49%
2015 10.21% -1.21%
1999 11.42% -5.69%
1998 17.11% -5.69%