Moldova Education Spending 1996-2021

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.
  • Moldova education spending for 2018 was 17.46%, a 0.87% decline from 2017.
  • Moldova education spending for 2017 was 18.33%, a 0.16% decline from 2016.
  • Moldova education spending for 2016 was 18.49%, a 0.27% decline from 2014.
  • Moldova education spending for 2014 was 18.77%, a 1.98% decline from 2012.
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%
Moldova Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 17.46% -0.87%
2017 18.33% -0.16%
2016 18.49% -0.27%
2014 18.77% -1.98%
2012 20.74% -1.17%
2011 21.92% -0.35%
2010 22.27% 1.27%
2009 20.99% 1.14%
2008 19.85% 0.43%
2007 19.42% 0.81%
2006 18.61% -0.69%
2005 19.30% -0.16%
2004 19.45% 3.26%
2003 16.19% -1.69%
2002 17.88% 1.46%
2001 16.42% 3.50%
2000 12.92% -1.20%
1999 14.12% -14.22%
1996 28.34% -14.22%