Gabon Education Spending 1992-2022

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.
  • Gabon education spending for 2021 was 15.12%, a 0.1% increase from 2020.
  • Gabon education spending for 2020 was 15.03%, a 0.87% increase from 2019.
  • Gabon education spending for 2019 was 14.16%, a 0.54% decline from 2018.
  • Gabon education spending for 2018 was 14.70%, a 1.36% 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%
Gabon Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 15.12% 0.10%
2020 15.03% 0.87%
2019 14.16% -0.54%
2018 14.70% -1.36%
2017 16.06% 5.78%
2016 10.28% -0.63%
2015 10.91% -0.31%
2014 11.23% 2.49%
2013 8.74% -3.84%
2012 12.58% -1.16%
2011 13.74% 0.41%
2010 13.33% -4.38%
2000 17.71% 6.36%
1999 11.35% 4.29%
1998 7.06% -3.14%
1992 10.20% -3.14%