Vanuatu Education Spending 1994-2021

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.
  • Vanuatu education spending for 2017 was 12.69%, a 1.04% decline from 2015.
  • Vanuatu education spending for 2015 was 13.73%, a 4.47% decline from 2014.
  • Vanuatu education spending for 2014 was 18.21%, a 0.51% decline from 2009.
  • Vanuatu education spending for 2009 was 18.72%, a 2.68% decline from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Education Spending (% of GDP)
Bhutan 24.04%
Uzbekistan 23.03%
Ghana 20.10%
Sao Tome and Principe 18.40%
Moldova 18.33%
Kenya 17.71%
Cabo Verde 16.41%
Cameroon 15.91%
Kyrgyz Republic 15.73%
Congo, Rep. 15.68%
El Salvador 15.59%
Lesotho 15.12%
Zambia 14.81%
Pakistan 14.54%
Sri Lanka 14.50%
Djibouti 13.25%
Ukraine 13.05%
Georgia 12.95%
Vanuatu 12.69%
Mongolia 12.65%
Papua New Guinea 10.70%
Myanmar 10.10%
Timor-Leste 8.28%
Vanuatu Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2017 12.69% -1.04%
2015 13.73% -4.47%
2014 18.21% -0.51%
2009 18.72% -2.68%
2008 21.41% -23.40%
2003 44.80% 8.39%
2002 36.41% -3.67%
2001 40.08% 12.55%
2000 27.52% 1.70%
1999 25.82% -1.58%
1998 27.40% 9.87%
1994 17.53% 9.87%