Aruba: Education spending, percent of government spending

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
 Aruba

Public spending on education, percent of public spending

 Latest value 21.85
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1998 - 2016
 Average 20.62
 Min - Max 14.90 - 23.20
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Aruba from 1998 to 2016. The average value for Aruba during that period was 20.62 percent with a minimum of 14.9 percent in 2004 and a maximum of 23.2 percent in 2015. The latest value from 2016 is 21.85 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 151 countries is 14.61 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Recent values chart
Aruba - Education spending, percent of government spending - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Aruba - Education spending, percent of government spending - historical chart - 1998-2016




Definition: 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.

Related articles

Stages of economic development



 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Education spending, percent of GDP 5.49 2016 percent
 Education spending, percent of government spending 21.85 2016 percent
 Literacy rate 97.99 2020 percent
 Female literacy rate, ages 15-24 99.41 2020 percent
 Male literacy rate, ages 15-24 99.63 2020 percent
 Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24 99.52 2020 percent
 Student teacher ratio, primary school 14.79 2012 students per teacher
 Primary school completion rate 105.20 2014 percent
 School starting age, primary school 6 2022 years
 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 0.96 2015 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 1.02 2012 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 1.49 2016 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 103.52 2015 percent
 Primary school enrollment 115.18 2016 percent
 Secondary school enrollment 114.86 2012 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 18.43 2016 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 99.50 2012 percent
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK