Malawi: Education spending, percent of government spending
(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Malawi: Public spending on education, percent of public spending: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Malawi from 2003 to 2017. The average value for Malawi during that period was 16.74 percent with a minumum of 12.52 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 21.55 percent in 2015. 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 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.