Russia 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.
  • Russia education spending for 2017 was 13.47%, a 2.48% increase from 2016.
  • Russia education spending for 2016 was 10.99%, a 0.12% increase from 2015.
  • Russia education spending for 2015 was 10.87%, a 0.62% decline from 2014.
  • Russia education spending for 2014 was 11.49%, a 0.63% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Mauritius 19.93%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 18.95%
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Russia 13.47%
Bulgaria 12.73%
Albania 12.39%
Belarus 12.28%
Kazakhstan 11.42%
Jordan 11.19%
Armenia 10.40%
Romania 10.05%
Serbia 9.26%
Azerbaijan 6.95%
Russia Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2017 13.47% 2.48%
2016 10.99% 0.12%
2015 10.87% -0.62%
2014 11.49% 0.63%
2013 10.86% -0.29%
2012 11.15% -0.81%
2008 11.96% -0.47%
2006 12.43% 0.48%
2005 11.95% 0.77%
2004 11.18% 0.64%
2003 10.53% -0.05%
2002 10.58% 1.37%
2001 9.21% 0.26%
2000 8.95% 0.26%