Dominican Republic Education Spending 2000-2021

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.
  • Dominican Republic education spending for 2007 was 12.58%, a 2.88% increase from 2003.
  • Dominican Republic education spending for 2003 was 9.70%, a 2.38% decline from 2002.
  • Dominican Republic education spending for 2002 was 12.08%, a 0.43% decline from 2001.
  • Dominican Republic education spending for 2001 was 12.51%, a 0.48% decline from 2000.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Botswana 26.51%
Fiji 23.17%
Guatemala 21.28%
Costa Rica 21.02%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 20.04%
Mexico 19.89%
Iran 19.87%
Paraguay 19.42%
Thailand 18.48%
South Africa 18.03%
Jamaica 17.17%
Malaysia 16.12%
Colombia 14.48%
Mauritius 14.18%
Peru 14.14%
Armenia 13.47%
Brazil 13.22%
Maldives 12.75%
Dominican Republic 12.58%
Romania 12.01%
Kazakhstan 11.94%
Guyana 11.53%
Albania 11.18%
Bulgaria 11.11%
Belarus 10.13%
Serbia 9.98%
Azerbaijan 9.78%
Lebanon 7.34%
Dominican Republic Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2007 12.58% 2.88%
2003 9.70% -2.38%
2002 12.08% -0.43%
2001 12.51% -0.48%
2000 12.99% -0.48%