Seychelles Education Spending 1984-2021

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.
  • Seychelles education spending for 2016 was 11.72%, a 0.36% decline from 2014.
  • Seychelles education spending for 2014 was 12.08%, a 2.54% increase from 2013.
  • Seychelles education spending for 2013 was 9.55%, a 2.78% increase from 2012.
  • Seychelles education spending for 2012 was 6.77%, a 3.62% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Aruba 21.37%
Chile 21.16%
Andorra 19.23%
Hong Kong 18.13%
Iceland 16.84%
New Zealand 16.82%
Cyprus 16.69%
Norway 15.97%
Sweden 15.73%
Switzerland 15.51%
Israel 15.45%
Uruguay 14.65%
Malta 14.25%
Czech Republic 14.15%
Barbados 14.06%
United Kingdom 13.83%
Australia 13.77%
Macao 13.52%
Ireland 13.41%
Argentina 13.36%
Estonia 13.11%
Latvia 12.89%
Netherlands 12.81%
Finland 12.34%
Belgium 12.33%
Lithuania 12.03%
Slovenia 11.75%
Seychelles 11.72%
Brunei 11.44%
Poland 11.29%
Austria 10.95%
Germany 10.93%
Hungary 10.07%
Spain 9.97%
Slovak Republic 9.42%
Japan 8.38%
Italy 7.81%
Monaco 6.60%
Seychelles Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2016 11.72% -0.36%
2014 12.08% 2.54%
2013 9.55% 2.78%
2012 6.77% -3.62%
2011 10.39% -0.57%
2006 10.95% -1.09%
2003 12.04% 2.82%
2002 9.22% -0.15%
1999 9.37% -0.50%
1998 9.87% -5.26%
1996 15.14% 3.22%
1995 11.91% -3.06%
1994 14.97% -4.86%
1989 19.84% 1.58%
1988 18.26% -1.26%
1986 19.52% -3.32%
1985 22.83% -4.16%
1984 26.99% -4.16%