Philippines Education Spending 1995-2021

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.
  • Philippines education spending for 2009 was 13.21%, a 1.23% decline from 2008.
  • Philippines education spending for 2008 was 14.44%, a 0.78% increase from 2007.
  • Philippines education spending for 2007 was 13.67%, a 0.4% increase from 2006.
  • Philippines education spending for 2006 was 13.27%, a 0.85% increase from 2005.
Data Source: World Bank

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Eswatini 19.39%
Indonesia 19.31%
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Vietnam 15.24%
Ukraine 15.05%
Mongolia 14.51%
Bhutan 14.14%
Bangladesh 14.03%
Philippines 13.21%
Pakistan 12.08%
India 11.19%
Sudan 10.78%
Timor-Leste 10.59%
Georgia 9.00%
Sri Lanka 8.27%
Cambodia 8.17%
Lao PDR 7.46%
Philippines Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2009 13.21% -1.23%
2008 14.44% 0.78%
2007 13.67% 0.40%
2006 13.27% 0.85%
2005 12.42% -0.33%
2004 12.75% -1.63%
2003 14.38% 0.31%
2002 14.07% 0.15%
2001 13.92% -1.29%
2000 15.21% -2.97%
1998 18.18% 3.01%
1997 15.17% -2.40%
1996 17.57% 2.32%
1995 15.24% 2.32%