Guyana: Education spending, percent of government spending
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Guyana: Public spending on education, percent of public spending
For that indicator, we provide data for Guyana from 1999 to 2018. The average value for Guyana during that period was 15.02 percent with a minimum of 10.19 percent in 2012 and a maximum of 22.69 percent in 1999.
The latest value from 2018 is 16 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 57
countries is 16.95 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.