Barbados: Public spending on education, percent of GDP: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Barbados from 1991 to 2014. The average value for Barbados during that period was 5.59 percent with a minumum of 4.25 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 6.64 percent in 1991. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: General government expenditure on education (current, capital, and transfers) is expressed as a percentage of GDP. It includes expenditure funded by transfers from international sources to government. General government usually refers to local, regional and central governments.