Ghana: Public spending on education, percent of GDP: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Ghana from 1971 to 2014. The average value for Ghana during that period was 4.93 percent with a minumum of 1.81 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 8.14 percent in 2011. 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.