Ecuador 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.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2015 was 12.60%, a 0.53% increase from 2014.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2014 was 12.07%, a 0.63% increase from 2013.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2013 was 11.44%, a 0.09% decline from 2012.
  • Ecuador education spending for 2012 was 11.53%, a 0.44% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Guatemala 24.09%
Costa Rica 23.37%
Belize 21.61%
Jamaica 20.05%
Malaysia 19.81%
Mauritius 19.46%
Mexico 19.02%
South Africa 18.70%
Iran 18.57%
Guyana 17.80%
Peru 17.57%
St. Lucia 16.45%
Brazil 16.22%
Colombia 15.13%
Maldives 12.89%
Ecuador 12.60%
Kazakhstan 12.19%
Belarus 11.46%
Albania 11.32%
Russia 10.87%
Armenia 10.66%
Dominica 10.52%
Romania 9.09%
Serbia 8.88%
Azerbaijan 7.63%
Ecuador Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2015 12.60% 0.53%
2014 12.07% 0.63%
2013 11.44% -0.09%
2012 11.53% -0.44%
2011 11.98% -1.02%
2010 13.00% -0.18%
2009 13.17% 8.22%
2000 4.96% -1.71%
1999 6.67% -4.18%
1998 10.85% -4.18%