Peru Education Spending 2000-2022

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.
  • Peru education spending for 2021 was 17.87%, a 1.95% increase from 2020.
  • Peru education spending for 2020 was 15.93%, a 1.84% decline from 2019.
  • Peru education spending for 2019 was 17.76%, a 0.63% increase from 2018.
  • Peru education spending for 2018 was 17.13%, a 1.1% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Namibia 24.81%
Belize 22.17%
South Africa 18.42%
Dominican Republic 18.01%
Peru 17.87%
Belarus 16.54%
Malaysia 16.37%
Algeria 16.21%
Gabon 15.12%
St. Lucia 14.47%
Fiji 14.46%
Tonga 12.65%
Maldives 11.91%
Azerbaijan 11.48%
Suriname 10.11%
Paraguay 9.64%
Dominica 8.29%
Armenia 8.28%
Peru Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 17.87% 1.95%
2020 15.93% -1.84%
2019 17.76% 0.63%
2018 17.13% -1.10%
2017 18.24% 0.37%
2016 17.87% 0.30%
2015 17.57% 1.36%
2014 16.22% 1.00%
2013 15.22% 0.85%
2012 14.37% 0.82%
2011 13.55% 0.00%
2010 13.56% -1.04%
2009 14.60% 0.21%
2008 14.38% 0.24%
2007 14.14% 0.11%
2006 14.04% -0.24%
2005 14.28% -1.00%
2004 15.27% 0.62%
2003 14.66% 0.08%
2002 14.58% -0.22%
2001 14.80% -0.45%
2000 15.25% -0.45%