South Korea Education Spending 2009-2022

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.
  • South Korea education spending for 2010 was 14.82%, a 0.41% increase from 2009.
  • South Korea education spending for 2009 was 14.41%, a 14.41% increase from .
  • South Korea education spending for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • South Korea education spending for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Aruba 22.18%
Hong Kong 19.91%
Singapore 18.57%
Barbados 18.10%
Chile 17.85%
Uruguay 17.45%
Bahamas 16.61%
Malta 15.72%
New Zealand 15.68%
Cyprus 15.65%
Switzerland 15.29%
Denmark 15.10%
Norway 15.09%
Palau 15.07%
Argentina 15.05%
South Korea 14.82%
Australia 14.32%
Iceland 14.23%
Qatar 13.82%
Israel 13.72%
Estonia 13.70%
Sweden 13.22%
Macao 12.98%
Bermuda 12.93%
Lithuania 12.86%
United Kingdom 12.78%
Canada 12.34%
Finland 12.07%
Belgium 11.96%
Latvia 11.81%
Bahrain 11.70%
Netherlands 11.67%
Slovenia 11.05%
Poland 11.04%
Seychelles 10.86%
Austria 10.79%
San Marino 10.78%
Spain 10.55%
Portugal 10.43%
Germany 10.27%
Hungary 9.68%
Slovak Republic 9.60%
Ireland 9.32%
Czech Republic 9.24%
Croatia 8.74%
Italy 8.68%
Kuwait 7.87%
Monaco 6.36%
Brunei 5.30%
South Korea Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2010 14.82% 0.41%
2009 14.41% 0.41%