Guinea-Bissau: Education spending, percent of government spending
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Guinea-Bissau: Public spending on education, percent of public spending
For that indicator, we provide data for Guinea-Bissau from 1999 to 2013. The average value for Guinea-Bissau during that period was 13.35 percent with a minimum of 9.07 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 16.74 percent in 1999.
The latest value from 2013 is 16.19 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 115
countries is 15.11 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.