St. Vincent and the Grenadines Education Spending 1986-2022

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.
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines education spending for 2018 was 19.01%, a 0.03% increase from 2017.
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines education spending for 2017 was 18.98%, a 1.17% decline from 2016.
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines education spending for 2016 was 20.15%, a 4.66% increase from 2010.
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines education spending for 2010 was 15.49%, a 1.85% decline from 2009.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Costa Rica 26.09%
Marshall Islands 24.81%
Guatemala 23.75%
Namibia 23.32%
Dominican Republic 22.16%
Belize 22.11%
Iran 21.15%
Malaysia 19.64%
Mauritius 19.27%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 19.01%
South Africa 18.90%
Jamaica 18.58%
Peru 17.13%
Mexico 16.58%
Brazil 16.15%
Guyana 16.00%
Botswana 15.61%
Fiji 14.93%
Samoa 14.85%
Suriname 14.72%
Gabon 14.70%
Thailand 14.49%
Russia 14.34%
St. Lucia 14.31%
Kazakhstan 13.88%
Algeria 13.78%
Belarus 13.26%
Colombia 12.84%
Turkey 12.43%
Paraguay 11.97%
Maldives 11.39%
China 10.76%
Romania 10.46%
Tonga 10.17%
Jordan 9.83%
Nauru 9.08%
Armenia 8.99%
Serbia 8.80%
Dominica 8.45%
Lebanon 8.05%
Azerbaijan 7.41%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 19.01% 0.03%
2017 18.98% -1.17%
2016 20.15% 4.66%
2010 15.49% -1.85%
2009 17.34% -2.70%
2007 20.04% -2.55%
2005 22.59% -8.88%
2003 31.48% 2.77%
2002 28.70% -2.09%
2000 30.79% 9.64%
1999 21.15% 6.30%
1998 14.85% -5.85%
1991 20.70% 2.45%
1989 18.25% -4.65%
1986 22.90% -4.65%