Burundi Education Spending 1991-2021

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.
  • Burundi education spending for 2018 was 19.92%, a 0.48% decline from 2017.
  • Burundi education spending for 2017 was 20.40%, a 0.51% decline from 2016.
  • Burundi education spending for 2016 was 20.91%, a 3.31% decline from 2015.
  • Burundi education spending for 2015 was 24.22%, a 4.53% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Sierra Leone 32.47%
Burkina Faso 22.66%
Togo 21.77%
Senegal 21.53%
Tanzania 20.56%
Burundi 19.92%
Madagascar 19.82%
Zimbabwe 19.04%
Mozambique 17.88%
Benin 17.71%
Niger 16.78%
Malawi 15.78%
Guinea 14.87%
Haiti 14.44%
Nepal 14.10%
Gambia 11.19%
Uganda 10.92%
Rwanda 10.80%
Liberia 8.06%
South Sudan 0.88%
Burundi Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 19.92% -0.48%
2017 20.40% -0.51%
2016 20.91% -3.31%
2015 24.22% 4.53%
2014 19.69% 2.45%
2013 17.24% 0.82%
2012 16.43% 1.45%
2011 14.98% -1.61%
2010 16.59% 0.29%
2009 16.30% 3.69%
2008 12.62% 1.66%
2005 10.96% 1.78%
2004 9.18% -3.31%
2002 12.49% 1.05%
2001 11.43% 0.70%
2000 10.74% -2.78%
1999 13.52% -3.20%
1996 16.71% -7.08%
1995 23.79% 7.04%
1994 16.76% -1.37%
1992 18.12% -0.74%
1991 18.86% -0.74%