Mauritius Education Spending 1990-2021

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.
  • Mauritius education spending for 2019 was 18.68%, a 0.97% decline from 2018.
  • Mauritius education spending for 2018 was 19.65%, a 0.29% decline from 2017.
  • Mauritius education spending for 2017 was 19.93%, a 0.03% decline from 2016.
  • Mauritius education spending for 2016 was 19.96%, a 0.51% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Guatemala 24.21%
Turkmenistan 22.84%
South Africa 19.45%
Mauritius 18.68%
Malaysia 17.94%
Peru 17.49%
Jamaica 17.31%
Marshall Islands 15.04%
China 14.57%
Jordan 10.04%
Dominica 9.43%
Mauritius Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 18.68% -0.97%
2018 19.65% -0.29%
2017 19.93% -0.03%
2016 19.96% 0.51%
2015 19.46% -1.45%
2014 20.91% 6.12%
2013 14.79% -0.17%
2012 14.96% 1.11%
2011 13.85% -0.73%
2010 14.57% 1.33%
2009 13.25% -0.79%
2008 14.04% -0.14%
2007 14.18% -0.99%
2006 15.18% -1.91%
2005 17.09% -0.30%
2004 17.39% -0.54%
2003 17.92% 5.01%
2002 12.92% -0.32%
2001 13.24% -4.30%
2000 17.54% -1.70%
1999 19.24% 4.89%
1991 14.35% 3.15%
1990 11.20% 3.15%