Macao Education Spending 2001-2021

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.
  • Macao education spending for 2018 was 14.67%, a 1.19% increase from 2017.
  • Macao education spending for 2017 was 13.48%, a 0.04% decline from 2016.
  • Macao education spending for 2016 was 13.52%, a 0.14% increase from 2015.
  • Macao education spending for 2015 was 13.37%, a 0.02% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Andorra 19.32%
Hong Kong 18.79%
Uruguay 15.20%
Macao 14.67%
San Marino 14.00%
Turks and Caicos Islands 12.12%
Macao Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 14.67% 1.19%
2017 13.48% -0.04%
2016 13.52% 0.14%
2015 13.37% -0.02%
2014 13.39% -3.04%
2013 16.43% -4.82%
2012 21.24% 3.91%
2011 17.34% 1.92%
2010 15.41% 3.10%
2009 12.31% 0.15%
2008 12.17% -0.80%
2007 12.97% 3.42%
2006 9.55% -0.93%
2005 10.47% -0.30%
2004 10.77% -0.93%
2003 11.70% -0.78%
2002 12.48% 2.65%
2001 9.83% 2.65%