Congo, Dem. Rep. Education Spending 2010-2021

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.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. education spending for 2017 was 14.01%, a 0.63% decline from 2016.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. education spending for 2016 was 14.64%, a 2.9% increase from 2015.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. education spending for 2015 was 11.74%, a 1.18% increase from 2014.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. education spending for 2014 was 10.55%, a 5.62% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Tanzania 24.40%
Togo 23.14%
Burkina Faso 21.44%
Senegal 21.05%
Zimbabwe 20.79%
Burundi 20.40%
Sierra Leone 19.89%
Benin 19.88%
Mozambique 18.33%
Nepal 17.10%
Mali 16.53%
Chad 16.36%
Afghanistan 15.66%
Haiti 15.37%
Malawi 14.34%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 14.01%
Guinea 13.38%
Niger 13.22%
Uganda 12.46%
Rwanda 11.08%
Liberia 8.26%
South Sudan 1.07%
Congo, Dem. Rep. Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2017 14.01% -0.63%
2016 14.64% 2.90%
2015 11.74% 1.18%
2014 10.55% -5.62%
2013 16.17% 6.60%
2010 9.58% 6.60%