Mali Education Spending 2000-2021

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.
  • Mali education spending for 2017 was 16.53%, a 2.63% increase from 2016.
  • Mali education spending for 2016 was 13.90%, a 4.25% decline from 2015.
  • Mali education spending for 2015 was 18.16%, a 0.07% decline from 2014.
  • Mali education spending for 2014 was 18.22%, a 1.6% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Tanzania 24.40%
Togo 23.14%
Burkina Faso 21.44%
Senegal 21.05%
Zimbabwe 20.79%
Burundi 20.40%
Sierra Leone 19.89%
Benin 19.88%
Mozambique 18.33%
Nepal 17.10%
Mali 16.53%
Chad 16.36%
Afghanistan 15.66%
Haiti 15.37%
Malawi 14.34%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 14.01%
Guinea 13.38%
Niger 13.22%
Uganda 12.46%
Rwanda 11.08%
Liberia 8.26%
South Sudan 1.07%
Mali Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2017 16.53% 2.63%
2016 13.90% -4.25%
2015 18.16% -0.07%
2014 18.22% 1.60%
2013 16.62% -5.78%
2012 22.40% 4.15%
2011 18.26% 1.75%
2010 16.50% -0.46%
2009 16.96% -1.07%
2008 18.03% 1.75%
2005 16.28% -1.46%
2004 17.74% -0.55%
2003 18.28% 3.76%
2002 14.53% 0.03%
2001 14.49% -0.83%
2000 15.32% -0.83%