Oman Education Spending 1991-2021

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.
  • Oman education spending for 2013 was 11.08%, a 0.13% increase from 2009.
  • Oman education spending for 2009 was 10.95%, a 0.28% decline from 2006.
  • Oman education spending for 2006 was 11.22%, a 1.17% increase from 2005.
  • Oman education spending for 2005 was 10.05%, a 0.26% decline from 2004.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Singapore 28.84%
Aruba 21.87%
Hong Kong 20.30%
Chile 19.65%
Malta 18.78%
Latvia 18.74%
Iceland 17.67%
Norway 17.27%
New Zealand 16.55%
Macao 16.43%
Cyprus 15.36%
Denmark 15.22%
Switzerland 15.21%
Sweden 15.14%
Barbados 14.84%
Israel 14.59%
Argentina 14.46%
Australia 14.04%
Lithuania 13.29%
Ireland 13.21%
Qatar 13.15%
United Kingdom 12.92%
Estonia 12.58%
Finland 12.45%
Netherlands 12.09%
Belgium 11.89%
Poland 11.60%
Oman 11.08%
Germany 11.04%
Austria 10.74%
Portugal 10.57%
Slovenia 10.00%
Slovak Republic 9.86%
Czech Republic 9.60%
Croatia 9.56%
Seychelles 9.55%
Spain 9.50%
Japan 9.31%
Hungary 8.52%
Italy 8.16%
Bahrain 7.22%
Monaco 7.06%
Oman Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2013 11.08% 0.13%
2009 10.95% -0.28%
2006 11.22% 1.17%
2005 10.05% -0.26%
2004 10.32% 0.28%
2003 10.04% -1.02%
2002 11.06% 0.48%
2001 10.58% 1.60%
2000 8.98% -1.34%
1999 10.33% 0.34%
1998 9.99% 0.87%
1997 9.13% 1.09%
1996 8.04% 0.03%
1995 8.00% 0.25%
1994 7.76% 0.11%
1993 7.65% -0.34%
1992 7.99% 1.06%
1991 6.93% 1.06%