Greenland Education Spending 2015-2022

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.
  • Greenland education spending for 2019 was 17.43%, a 0.12% decline from 2018.
  • Greenland education spending for 2018 was 17.56%, a 0.91% decline from 2017.
  • Greenland education spending for 2017 was 18.46%, a 0.51% decline from 2016.
  • Greenland education spending for 2016 was 18.97%, a 0.76% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Hong Kong 20.31%
Singapore 19.47%
Saudi Arabia 19.07%
Greenland 17.43%
Macao 16.60%
Palau 15.66%
Faroe Islands 15.41%
Uruguay 15.15%
San Marino 15.06%
Puerto Rico 14.63%
Kuwait 12.83%
UAE 12.68%
Argentina 12.53%
Oman 12.42%
St. Kitts and Nevis 12.28%
British Virgin Islands 12.20%
Poland 11.99%
Bahamas 11.26%
Seychelles 11.13%
Andorra 10.90%
Barbados 10.78%
Trinidad and Tobago 10.62%
Panama 10.09%
Turks and Caicos Islands 9.62%
Qatar 8.64%
Antigua and Barbuda 8.55%
Bahrain 8.49%
Monaco 5.03%
Greenland Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 17.43% -0.12%
2018 17.56% -0.91%
2017 18.46% -0.51%
2016 18.97% -0.76%
2015 19.74% -0.76%