Lebanon Education Spending 1993-2021

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.
  • Lebanon education spending for 2013 was 8.58%, a 1.47% increase from 2012.
  • Lebanon education spending for 2012 was 7.11%, a 1.38% increase from 2011.
  • Lebanon education spending for 2011 was 5.73%, a 0.2% increase from 2010.
  • Lebanon education spending for 2010 was 5.53%, a 0.03% increase from 2009.
Data Source: World Bank

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Lebanon Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2013 8.58% 1.47%
2012 7.11% 1.38%
2011 5.73% 0.20%
2010 5.53% 0.03%
2009 5.50% -0.37%
2008 5.87% -1.47%
2007 7.34% -0.35%
2006 7.69% -0.73%
2005 8.42% 0.49%
2004 7.93% 0.87%
2002 7.06% -0.36%
2001 7.42% -0.69%
1996 8.11% 2.19%
1995 5.92% -4.53%
1994 10.44% 3.64%
1993 6.81% 3.64%