Guinea-Bissau Education Spending 1999-2022

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.
  • Guinea-Bissau education spending for 2017 was 15.00%, a 5% increase from 2016.
  • Guinea-Bissau education spending for 2016 was 10.00%, a 3% decline from 2015.
  • Guinea-Bissau education spending for 2015 was 13.00%, a 0% increase from 2014.
  • Guinea-Bissau education spending for 2014 was 13.00%, a 3.19% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Ethiopia 26.51%
Tanzania 24.40%
Togo 23.14%
Burkina Faso 21.44%
Zimbabwe 20.87%
Senegal 20.59%
Sierra Leone 19.89%
Benin 19.88%
Burundi 19.76%
Mozambique 18.94%
Tajikistan 18.14%
Madagascar 17.15%
Nepal 17.10%
Mali 16.53%
Chad 16.36%
Haiti 15.20%
Guinea-Bissau 15.00%
Malawi 14.34%
Democratic Republic of Congo 14.01%
Guinea 13.38%
Niger 13.22%
Uganda 12.20%
Afghanistan 12.03%
Rwanda 11.08%
Central African Republic 8.90%
Liberia 8.34%
Somalia 1.70%
South Sudan 1.07%
Guinea-Bissau Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2017 15.00% 5.00%
2016 10.00% -3.00%
2015 13.00% 0.00%
2014 13.00% -3.19%
2013 16.19% 1.65%
2012 14.54% 4.34%
2011 10.20% 1.13%
2010 9.07% -7.67%
1999 16.74% -7.67%