Expenditure Per Student at Secondary Level (% of GDP Per Capita) rose to 14.8% in El Salvador in 2016

Expenditure Per Student at Secondary Level (% of GDP Per Capita) (%)
Education | El Salvador | May 18, 2019
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Expenditure per student at secondary level as a share of GDP per capita reached 14.8 % in 2016 in El Salvador, according to World Bank. This is 13.3 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure per student at secondary level as a share of GDP per capita in El Salvador reached an all time high of 14.8 % in 2016 and an all time low of 8.22 % in 2000. When compared to El Salvador's main peers, expenditure per student at secondary level as a share of GDP per capita in Costa Rica amounted to 23.9 % and 5.12 % in Guatemala in 2016.

El Salvador has been ranked 30th within the group of 43 countries we follow in terms of expenditure per student at secondary level as a share of GDP per capita, 37 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Expenditure Per Student at Secondary Level (% of GDP Per Capita) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belize % ... 23.0% 21.7% 23.6% 25.7%
Costa Rica % 23.1% 24.1% 24.3% 23.7% 24.9% ...
El Salvador % ... 11.1% 11.3% 11.8% 13.1%
Guatemala % ... 4.57% 4.85% 5.47% 5.56% 5.07%
Honduras % ... ... ... ... 20.0% 18.7% ... ... ...
Mexico % 15.7% 15.7% 15.9% 15.9% 15.6% ... ...
Nicaragua % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Panama % ... ... 9.19% ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA % 23.9% 22.8% 22.7% 22.5% ... ... ...