Georgia 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.
  • Georgia education spending for 2018 was 12.95%, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Georgia education spending for 2017 was 12.95%, a 0.29% increase from 2016.
  • Georgia education spending for 2016 was 12.67%, a 5.96% increase from 2012.
  • Georgia education spending for 2012 was 6.71%, a 2.56% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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%
Myanmar 10.35%
Cambodia 8.84%
Papua New Guinea 8.73%
Timor-Leste 7.93%
Georgia Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 12.95% 0.00%
2017 12.95% 0.29%
2016 12.67% 5.96%
2012 6.71% -2.56%
2011 9.27% 0.27%
2009 9.00% 0.06%
2008 8.94% -0.55%
2007 9.49% -3.41%
2006 12.90% 1.71%
2005 11.18% -3.86%
2004 15.04% 2.54%
2003 12.49% -1.11%
2002 13.60% 1.24%
2001 12.36% -0.18%
2000 12.54% 1.94%
1999 10.60% -0.25%
1998 10.85% -0.25%