Guatemala: Education spending, percent of government spending
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Guatemala: Public spending on education, percent of public spending
For that indicator, we provide data for Guatemala from 1996 to 2019. The average value for Guatemala during that period was 21.82 percent with a minimum of 18.72 percent in 1996 and a maximum of 24.21 percent in 2019.
The latest value from 2019 is 24.21 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 15
countries is 16.63 percent.
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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.