Primary income payments (BoP, current US$) - Country Ranking

Definition: Primary income payments refer to employee compensation paid to nonresident workers and investment income (payments on direct investment, portfolio investment, other investments). Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 United States 830,203,000,000.00 2018
2 United Kingdom 323,690,000,000.00 2018
3 Netherlands 323,538,000,000.00 2018
4 China 286,227,000,000.00 2018
5 Luxembourg 249,275,000,000.00 2018
6 Hong Kong SAR, China 189,576,000,000.00 2018
7 Ireland 180,355,000,000.00 2018
8 Germany 149,513,000,000.00 2018
9 France 147,287,000,000.00 2018
10 Switzerland 145,037,000,000.00 2018
11 Singapore 129,301,000,000.00 2018
12 Canada 108,771,000,000.00 2018
13 Japan 108,341,000,000.00 2018
14 Australia 94,607,690,000.00 2018
15 Russia 94,257,190,000.00 2018
16 Brazil 72,047,290,000.00 2018
17 Italy 70,941,600,000.00 2018
18 Belgium 67,840,000,000.00 2018
19 Spain 66,574,290,000.00 2018
20 India 51,137,460,000.00 2018
21 Mexico 45,130,950,000.00 2018
22 Sweden 42,728,980,000.00 2018
23 Indonesia 39,711,650,000.00 2018
24 Poland 38,695,000,000.00 2018
25 Austria 35,184,330,000.00 2018
26 Norway 33,636,410,000.00 2018
27 Thailand 33,220,050,000.00 2018
28 Korea 31,703,900,000.00 2018
29 Malaysia 26,011,450,000.00 2018
30 Argentina 24,912,560,000.00 2018
31 Kazakhstan 24,682,030,000.00 2018
32 Cyprus 24,534,780,000.00 2018
33 Czech Republic 23,767,940,000.00 2018
34 Hungary 21,960,680,000.00 2018
35 Denmark 21,687,190,000.00 2018
36 Chile 21,565,180,000.00 2018
37 Finland 19,300,250,000.00 2018
38 South Africa 19,124,600,000.00 2018
39 Turkey 17,933,000,000.00 2018
40 Colombia 17,880,320,000.00 2018
41 Vietnam 17,432,700,000.00 2018
42 Nigeria 17,143,140,000.00 2018
43 Portugal 14,934,780,000.00 2018
44 Israel 14,668,000,000.00 2018
45 Peru 13,812,860,000.00 2018
46 New Zealand 13,744,790,000.00 2018
47 Malta 12,670,240,000.00 2018
48 Saudi Arabia 12,060,270,000.00 2018
49 Qatar 11,759,340,000.00 2018
50 Macao SAR, China 11,444,250,000.00 2018
51 Romania 10,720,420,000.00 2018
52 Greece 9,192,102,000.00 2018
53 Ukraine 8,512,000,000.00 2018
54 Philippines 8,287,441,000.00 2018
55 Angola 8,278,017,000.00 2018
56 Egypt 7,983,400,000.00 2018
57 Venezuela 7,525,000,000.00 2016
58 Panama 7,184,617,000.00 2018
59 Mauritius 6,776,795,000.00 2018
60 Slovak Republic 6,450,315,000.00 2018
61 Oman 6,445,644,000.00 2018
62 Pakistan 6,253,000,000.00 2018
63 Uruguay 5,030,323,000.00 2018
64 Algeria 4,850,766,000.00 2017
65 Ghana 4,520,087,000.00 2018
66 Bahrain 4,494,415,000.00 2018
67 Dominican Republic 4,346,500,000.00 2018
68 Cayman Islands 4,333,209,000.00 2017
69 Azerbaijan 4,090,400,000.00 2018
70 Costa Rica 3,807,498,000.00 2018
71 Lebanon 3,482,700,000.00 2018
72 Belarus 3,329,600,000.00 2018
73 Serbia 3,278,341,000.00 2018
74 Ecuador 3,159,157,000.00 2018
75 Croatia 3,143,931,000.00 2018
76 Myanmar 2,960,848,000.00 2018
77 Iraq 2,920,300,000.00 2018
78 Kuwait 2,885,605,000.00 2018
79 Lithuania 2,879,452,000.00 2018
80 Morocco 2,870,741,000.00 2018
81 Slovenia 2,826,655,000.00 2018
82 Sri Lanka 2,661,475,000.00 2018
83 Bangladesh 2,473,632,000.00 2018
84 Bulgaria 2,369,990,000.00 2018
85 Latvia 2,324,631,000.00 2018
86 Guatemala 2,284,600,000.00 2018
87 Estonia 2,244,784,000.00 2018
88 Honduras 2,015,610,000.00 2018
89 Georgia 1,966,373,000.00 2018
90 Sudan 1,939,456,000.00 2018
91 Cambodia 1,855,428,000.00 2018
92 Côte d'Ivoire 1,831,696,000.00 2017
93 Syrian Arab Republic 1,826,518,000.00 2010
94 Dem. Rep. Congo 1,759,459,000.00 2018
95 El Salvador 1,698,638,000.00 2018
96 Uzbekistan 1,674,398,000.00 2018
97 Mongolia 1,647,403,000.00 2018
98 Botswana 1,539,794,000.00 2018
99 Paraguay 1,527,445,000.00 2018
100 Tunisia 1,486,815,000.00 2018
101 Trinidad and Tobago 1,344,202,000.00 2018
102 Jordan 1,237,465,000.00 2018
103 Kenya 1,218,809,000.00 2017
104 Uganda 1,160,059,000.00 2018
105 Bolivia 1,157,421,000.00 2018
106 Tanzania 1,025,794,000.00 2018
107 Jamaica 953,487,200.00 2018
108 Cameroon 951,820,500.00 2018
109 Senegal 919,717,600.00 2017
110 Brunei 899,064,200.00 2018
111 Armenia 748,888,900.00 2018
112 The Bahamas 723,704,600.00 2018
113 North Macedonia 709,944,300.00 2018
114 Lao PDR 706,522,800.00 2018
115 Namibia 649,902,700.00 2018
116 Bosnia and Herzegovina 626,189,400.00 2018
117 Mali 622,644,200.00 2017
118 Iran 604,000,000.00 2000
119 Burkina Faso 589,538,300.00 2017
120 Mozambique 552,379,800.00 2018
121 Nepal 486,758,800.00 2018
122 Libya 485,700,000.00 2016
123 Iceland 483,164,100.00 2018
124 Albania 479,878,400.00 2018
125 Papua New Guinea 465,854,000.00 2017
126 Madagascar 451,612,700.00 2018
127 Moldova 451,219,100.00 2018
128 Zambia 435,377,500.00 2018
129 Eswatini 430,105,100.00 2018
130 Fiji 427,914,200.00 2018
131 Suriname 422,945,900.00 2018
132 Congo 404,296,300.00 2016
133 Ethiopia 400,306,000.00 2018
134 Nicaragua 399,400,000.00 2018
135 Barbados 391,920,900.00 2013
136 Zimbabwe 391,578,200.00 2017
137 Yemen 380,867,000.00 2016
138 Rwanda 353,428,600.00 2018
139 Tajikistan 318,840,900.00 2018
140 Kyrgyz Republic 297,595,700.00 2018
141 Niger 297,260,200.00 2017
142 Montenegro 294,238,400.00 2018
143 Togo 260,088,700.00 2017
144 Bhutan 251,613,400.00 2018
145 Guinea 250,350,000.00 2018
146 Gabon 215,497,700.00 2015
147 Belize 190,449,400.00 2018
148 Malawi 182,027,000.00 2018
149 St. Lucia 160,512,500.00 2018
150 New Caledonia 159,986,300.00 2016
151 Benin 150,257,200.00 2017
152 Liberia 140,700,200.00 2018
153 Lesotho 138,720,200.00 2018
154 Guyana 138,621,900.00 2018
155 Seychelles 130,351,500.00 2018
156 Sierra Leone 124,465,400.00 2018
157 Grenada 123,321,000.00 2018
158 Mauritania 118,625,700.00 2018
159 Antigua and Barbuda 113,095,700.00 2018
160 Guinea-Bissau 106,593,800.00 2018
161 Afghanistan 94,385,930.00 2018
162 St. Kitts and Nevis 84,544,360.00 2018
163 Cabo Verde 81,165,760.00 2018
164 Solomon Islands 59,900,150.00 2018
165 Djibouti 54,839,070.00 2017
166 Equatorial Guinea 45,184,030.00 1996
167 Timor-Leste 43,585,400.00 2018
168 Samoa 41,843,110.00 2018
169 Vanuatu 38,387,740.00 2018
170 Palau 25,263,670.00 2017
171 Central African Republic 22,694,330.00 1994
172 The Gambia 19,556,650.00 2018
173 Tonga 19,361,260.00 2018
174 Haiti 17,280,190.00 2018
175 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 15,152,240.00 2018
176 Chad 12,384,620.00 1994
177 Burundi 10,645,720.00 2018
178 Eritrea 10,544,160.00 2000
179 Dominica 9,248,321.00 2018
180 Kiribati 4,094,625.00 2017
181 Tuvalu 3,754,269.00 2013
182 São Tomé and Principe 2,740,358.00 2018
183 Comoros 1,734,416.00 2018
184 Nauru 1,433,354.00 2018

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Aggregation method: Sum

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.