Mali: Public spending on education, percent of GDP: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Mali from 1978 to 2014. The average value for Mali during that period was 3.29 percent with a minumum of 2.23 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 3.87 percent in 2009. 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.