Mozambique Education Spending 1998-2023

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.
  • Mozambique education spending for 2020 was 17.93%, a 1.1% decline from 2019.
  • Mozambique education spending for 2019 was 19.03%, a 1.64% increase from 2018.
  • Mozambique education spending for 2018 was 17.39%, a 1.55% decline from 2017.
  • Mozambique education spending for 2017 was 18.94%, a 1.25% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Sierra Leone 34.24%
Senegal 22.06%
Burundi 20.74%
Mozambique 17.93%
Tajikistan 17.77%
Madagascar 15.34%
Mali 14.47%
Guinea 14.29%
Niger 13.33%
Nepal 13.19%
Chad 11.67%
Malawi 11.50%
Uganda 11.25%
Rwanda 10.78%
Afghanistan 10.25%
Central African Republic 9.78%
Somalia 4.41%
Mozambique Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 17.93% -1.10%
2019 19.03% 1.64%
2018 17.39% -1.55%
2017 18.94% -1.25%
2016 20.20% 0.34%
2015 19.85% 2.02%
2014 17.83% -1.20%
2013 19.03% -0.73%
2012 19.77% 0.18%
2011 19.59% -0.34%
2010 19.92% 1.37%
2006 18.55% -4.17%
2005 22.72% 4.72%
2004 18.00% 1.08%
1999 16.92% 4.87%
1998 12.05% 4.87%