Peru 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.
  • Peru education spending for 2019 was 17.49%, a 0.36% increase from 2018.
  • Peru education spending for 2018 was 17.13%, a 1.1% decline from 2017.
  • Peru education spending for 2017 was 18.24%, a 0.37% increase from 2016.
  • Peru education spending for 2016 was 17.87%, a 0.3% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Guatemala 24.21%
Turkmenistan 22.84%
South Africa 19.45%
Mauritius 18.68%
Malaysia 17.94%
Peru 17.49%
Jamaica 17.31%
Marshall Islands 15.04%
Jordan 10.04%
Dominica 9.43%
Peru Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 17.49% 0.36%
2018 17.13% -1.10%
2017 18.24% 0.37%
2016 17.87% 0.30%
2015 17.57% 1.36%
2014 16.22% 1.00%
2013 15.22% 0.85%
2012 14.37% 0.82%
2011 13.55% 0.00%
2010 13.56% -1.04%
2009 14.60% 0.06%
2008 14.53% 0.39%
2007 14.14% 0.11%
2006 14.04% -0.24%
2005 14.28% -1.00%
2004 15.27% 0.62%
2003 14.66% 0.08%
2002 14.58% -0.22%
2001 14.80% -0.45%
2000 15.25% -0.45%