Aruba Education Spending 1998-2021

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.
  • Aruba education spending for 2016 was 21.37%, a 1.49% decline from 2015.
  • Aruba education spending for 2015 was 22.86%, a 3.24% increase from 2014.
  • Aruba education spending for 2014 was 19.61%, a 2.26% decline from 2013.
  • Aruba education spending for 2013 was 21.87%, a 1.24% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Aruba 21.37%
Chile 21.16%
Andorra 19.23%
Hong Kong 18.13%
Iceland 16.84%
New Zealand 16.82%
Cyprus 16.69%
Norway 15.97%
Sweden 15.73%
Switzerland 15.51%
Israel 15.45%
Uruguay 14.65%
Malta 14.25%
Czech Republic 14.15%
Barbados 14.06%
United Kingdom 13.83%
Australia 13.77%
Macao 13.52%
Ireland 13.41%
Argentina 13.36%
Estonia 13.11%
Latvia 12.89%
Netherlands 12.81%
Finland 12.34%
Belgium 12.33%
Lithuania 12.03%
Slovenia 11.75%
Seychelles 11.72%
Brunei 11.44%
Poland 11.29%
Austria 10.95%
Germany 10.93%
Hungary 10.07%
Spain 9.97%
Slovak Republic 9.42%
Japan 8.38%
Italy 7.81%
Monaco 6.60%
Aruba Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2016 21.37% -1.49%
2015 22.86% 3.24%
2014 19.61% -2.26%
2013 21.87% 1.24%
2012 20.63% -1.11%
2011 21.75% -0.40%
2010 22.14% 0.61%
2009 21.54% 2.50%
2008 19.04% -1.75%
2007 20.79% 1.89%
2005 18.90% 4.00%
2004 14.90% -4.86%
2002 19.76% -1.56%
2001 21.32% -0.50%
2000 21.82% 2.54%
1999 19.28% -2.80%
1998 22.08% -2.80%