Romania Education Spending 1996-2021

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.
  • Romania education spending for 2017 was 10.05%, a 0.54% increase from 2016.
  • Romania education spending for 2016 was 9.51%, a 0.42% increase from 2015.
  • Romania education spending for 2015 was 9.09%, a 0.16% decline from 2014.
  • Romania education spending for 2014 was 9.26%, a 0.28% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Romania 10.05%
Serbia 9.26%
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Romania Education Spending - Historical Data
Year Education Spending (% of GDP) Annual Change
2017 10.05% 0.54%
2016 9.51% 0.42%
2015 9.09% -0.16%
2014 9.26% 0.28%
2013 8.98% 0.54%
2012 8.44% 0.11%
2011 8.33% -0.80%
2010 9.13% -1.89%
2009 11.02% -0.59%
2008 11.62% -0.39%
2007 12.01% -0.71%
2006 12.72% 1.88%
2005 10.84% 0.99%
2004 9.84% -1.30%
2003 11.14% 0.22%
2002 10.92% 1.07%
2001 9.85% 1.66%
2000 8.19% -6.54%
1996 14.73% -6.54%