Ecuador 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.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2020 was 11.51%, a 0.09% decline from 2019.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2019 was 11.61%, a 2.26% decline from 2017.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2017 was 13.87%, a 1.07% increase from 2016.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2016 was 12.80%, a 0.2% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Turkmenistan 28.00%
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Guatemala 21.14%
South Africa 19.53%
Dominican Republic 19.32%
Algeria 16.55%
Fiji 16.39%
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Marshall Islands 16.17%
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Tonga 15.53%
Malaysia 15.44%
Gabon 15.03%
Colombia 14.75%
St. Lucia 14.42%
Suriname 13.94%
Belarus 12.78%
Albania 12.07%
Thailand 12.06%
Ecuador 11.51%
Dominica 10.67%
China 10.53%
Maldives 10.51%
Azerbaijan 10.50%
Lebanon 9.90%
Paraguay 9.84%
Armenia 8.83%
Ecuador Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 11.51% -0.09%
2019 11.61% -2.26%
2017 13.87% 1.07%
2016 12.80% 0.20%
2015 12.60% 0.53%
2014 12.07% 0.63%
2013 11.44% -0.09%
2012 11.53% -0.44%
2011 11.98% -1.02%
2010 13.00% -0.18%
2009 13.17% 8.22%
2000 4.96% -1.71%
1999 6.67% -4.18%
1998 10.85% -4.18%