Solomon Islands 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.
  • Solomon Islands education spending for 2010 was 17.48%, a 0.69% increase from 2009.
  • Solomon Islands education spending for 2009 was 16.79%, a 2.03% decline from 2008.
  • Solomon Islands education spending for 2008 was 18.82%, a 3.35% decline from 2007.
  • Solomon Islands education spending for 2007 was 22.17%, a 9.05% increase from 1998.
Data Source: World Bank

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Solomon Islands Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2010 17.48% 0.69%
2009 16.79% -2.03%
2008 18.82% -3.35%
2007 22.17% 9.05%
1998 13.12% -2.74%
1991 15.86% -2.74%