Jordan Education Spending 1986-2021

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.
  • Jordan education spending for 2019 was 10.04%, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
  • Jordan education spending for 2018 was 9.82%, a 1.37% decline from 2017.
  • Jordan education spending for 2017 was 11.19%, a 0.96% decline from 2016.
  • Jordan education spending for 2016 was 12.15%, a 2.51% decline from 1999.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Guatemala 24.21%
Turkmenistan 22.84%
South Africa 19.45%
Mauritius 18.68%
Malaysia 17.94%
Peru 17.49%
Jamaica 17.31%
Marshall Islands 15.04%
Jordan 10.04%
Dominica 9.43%
Jordan Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 10.04% 0.22%
2018 9.82% -1.37%
2017 11.19% -0.96%
2016 12.15% -2.51%
1999 14.66% -3.75%
1997 18.41% -3.15%
1996 21.56% 8.48%
1989 13.09% 3.26%
1988 9.82% -0.06%
1987 9.88% 1.12%
1986 8.76% 1.12%