Guatemala: Public spending on education, percent of GDP: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Guatemala from 1970 to 2016. The average value for Guatemala during that period was 2.43 percent with a minumum of 1.44 percent in 1994 and a maximum of 3.18 percent in 2008. 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.