Cabo Verde 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.
  • Cabo Verde education spending for 2017 was 16.41%, a 1.43% decline from 2016.
  • Cabo Verde education spending for 2016 was 17.84%, a 1.09% increase from 2015.
  • Cabo Verde education spending for 2015 was 16.75%, a 0.47% increase from 2014.
  • Cabo Verde education spending for 2014 was 16.28%, a 1.5% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Bhutan 24.04%
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Kenya 17.71%
Cabo Verde 16.41%
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Kyrgyz Republic 15.73%
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Cabo Verde Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2017 16.41% -1.43%
2016 17.84% 1.09%
2015 16.75% 0.47%
2014 16.28% 1.50%
2013 14.78% -0.38%
2011 15.15% 0.94%
2010 14.22% -1.67%
2009 15.89% -2.35%
2008 18.24% -0.09%
2007 18.33% 0.79%
2006 17.54% -3.30%
2004 20.84% 1.07%
2002 19.77% 3.00%
1999 16.76% -0.49%
1998 17.26% -0.49%