Congo, Rep. Education Spending 1994-2021

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, Rep. education spending for 2018 was 15.57%, a 0.11% decline from 2017.
  • Congo, Rep. education spending for 2017 was 15.68%, a 7.73% increase from 2015.
  • Congo, Rep. education spending for 2015 was 7.95%, a 1.39% increase from 2014.
  • Congo, Rep. education spending for 2014 was 6.56%, a 18.17% decline from 2010.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Honduras 22.95%
Bhutan 22.77%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.12%
Kenya 19.10%
Ghana 18.60%
Moldova 17.46%
Zambia 17.05%
Cameroon 16.88%
Congo, Rep. 15.57%
El Salvador 14.95%
Vietnam 14.47%
Djibouti 13.99%
Lesotho 13.89%
Georgia 12.95%
Sri Lanka 11.33%
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Cambodia 8.84%
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Timor-Leste 7.93%
Congo, Rep. Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 15.57% -0.11%
2017 15.68% 7.73%
2015 7.95% 1.39%
2014 6.56% -18.17%
2010 24.73% 17.13%
2005 7.60% -0.96%
2004 8.56% -0.96%
2003 9.52% 0.47%
2002 9.05% -5.07%
1998 14.13% -0.58%
1995 14.71% -7.70%
1994 22.41% -7.70%