Papua New Guinea Education Spending 2017-2023

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.
  • Papua New Guinea education spending for 2018 was 9.23%, a 1.47% decline from 2017.
  • Papua New Guinea education spending for 2017 was 10.70%, a 10.7% increase from .
  • Papua New Guinea education spending for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Papua New Guinea education spending for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Philippines 15.40%
Kiribati 15.14%
Morocco 14.55%
Lesotho 14.13%
Djibouti 13.99%
El Salvador 13.23%
Georgia 12.95%
Ukraine 12.75%
Bangladesh 11.68%
Sri Lanka 11.33%
Myanmar 10.39%
Cambodia 9.39%
Papua New Guinea 9.23%
Timor-Leste 7.88%
Nigeria 5.94%
Angola 5.41%
Papua New Guinea Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 9.23% -1.47%
2017 10.70% -1.47%