Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP)
Definition: Insurance and financial services cover various types of insurance provided to nonresidents by resident insurance enterprises and vice versa, and financial intermediary and auxiliary services (except those of insurance enterprises and pension funds) exchanged between residents and nonresidents.
Description: The map below shows how Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Luxembourg, with a value of 56.19. The country with the lowest value in the world is Haiti, with a value of 0.52.
Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.
Aggregation method: Weighted average
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.