Madagascar Education Spending 1981-2021

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.
  • Madagascar education spending for 2018 was 19.82%, a 0.02% decline from 2016.
  • Madagascar education spending for 2016 was 19.84%, a 2.88% increase from 2015.
  • Madagascar education spending for 2015 was 16.96%, a 2% decline from 2014.
  • Madagascar education spending for 2014 was 18.97%, a 4.98% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Sierra Leone 32.47%
Burkina Faso 22.66%
Togo 21.77%
Senegal 21.53%
Tanzania 20.56%
Burundi 19.92%
Madagascar 19.82%
Zimbabwe 19.04%
Mozambique 17.88%
Benin 17.71%
Niger 16.78%
Malawi 15.78%
Guinea 14.87%
Haiti 14.44%
Nepal 14.10%
Gambia 11.19%
Uganda 10.92%
Rwanda 10.80%
Liberia 8.06%
South Sudan 0.88%
Madagascar Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 19.82% -0.02%
2016 19.84% 2.88%
2015 16.96% -2.00%
2014 18.97% 4.98%
2013 13.99% -6.34%
2012 20.33% 0.55%
2011 19.78% -2.81%
2009 22.59% 6.33%
2008 16.26% -1.79%
2007 18.04% 2.72%
2006 15.32% -2.71%
2005 18.03% 5.07%
2004 12.96% -2.80%
2003 15.76% -2.17%
2002 17.94% 0.25%
2001 17.68% 1.79%
2000 15.89% 0.35%
1999 15.54% 6.16%
1998 9.38% -1.26%
1997 10.64% -1.67%
1993 12.32% -4.30%
1985 16.62% -1.70%
1984 18.32% 1.53%
1983 16.79% 0.25%
1982 16.54% 1.64%
1981 14.90% 1.64%