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Economy > Foreign direct investment > Net > BoP > Current US$ > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Foreign direct investment is net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net, that is, net FDI in the reporting economy from foreign sources less net FDI by the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 3.35 million BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
2 Estonia 1.77 million BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
3 Macau 1.71 million BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
4 Malta 1.4 million BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
5 Antigua and Barbuda 1.37 million BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
6 Aruba 1.13 million BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
7 The Bahamas 1.12 million BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
8 Czech Republic 989,966.87 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
9 Saint Kitts and Nevis 981,558.75 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
10 Cyprus 933,236.74 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
11 Equatorial Guinea 922,340.84 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1996
12 United Kingdom 917,640.74 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
13 Seychelles 883,963.95 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
14 Trinidad and Tobago 863,362.76 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
15 New Zealand 753,773.94 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
16 Saint Lucia 653,802.09 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
17 Hungary 506,960.71 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
18 Hong Kong 480,633.1 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
19 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 466,995.66 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
20 Lebanon 463,105.31 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
21 Israel 446,906.23 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
22 Belize 428,812.54 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
23 Bulgaria 383,329.84 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
24 Dominica 361,882.78 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
25 Croatia 345,138.91 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
26 United States 339,670.94 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
27 Panama 317,808.87 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
28 Romania 301,015.75 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 290,615.55 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
29 Jordan 283,077.89 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
30 Chile 277,424.2 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 274,246.68 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2003
31 Latvia 262,160.4 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
32 Oman 261,397.07 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
33 Gabon 252,714.06 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
34 Grenada 247,261.32 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 223,927.28 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
35 Jamaica 219,051.42 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
36 Uruguay 216,305.66 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 209,730.94 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
37 Costa Rica 208,910.72 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
38 Lithuania 201,747.36 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
39 Barbados 195,877.67 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
40 Portugal 190,054.65 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
41 Botswana 189,489.25 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
42 Congo, Republic of the 181,055.81 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
43 Belgium 179,009.51 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
44 Poland 172,354.84 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
45 Ukraine 160,020.22 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
46 Libya 155,463.82 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
47 Kazakhstan 140,007.53 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
48 Bosnia and Herzegovina 132,989.57 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
49 Colombia 127,962.73 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
50 Ecuador 124,439.88 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
51 Turkey 121,099.01 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
52 Georgia 120,521.57 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
53 Mexico 119,294.86 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
54 Namibia 118,884.7 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
55 South Africa 111,398.73 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
56 Dominican Republic 108,045.74 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
57 Cape Verde 107,244.53 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 105,628.79 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) 102,516.58 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2003
58 Guyana 102,233.97 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
59 Slovakia 99,576.31 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2003
60 Argentina 92,369.01 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
61 Peru 90,058.83 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
62 Armenia 83,383.45 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
63 Albania 82,570 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
64 Egypt 71,368.29 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
65 Tunisia 71,088.44 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
66 Brazil 68,004.76 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
67 Thailand 65,818.35 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
68 Honduras 64,388.32 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
69 Sudan 63,606.21 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
70 Suriname 62,105.17 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
71 Vanuatu 59,056.47 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
72 Venezuela 56,326.9 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
73 Azerbaijan 54,739.03 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
74 China 51,990.07 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
75 Moldova 51,296.72 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
76 Lesotho 51,212.54 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
77 Morocco 50,577.24 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
78 Nicaragua 46,880.06 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
79 El Salvador 43,620.42 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
80 Australia 42,879.53 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
81 Malaysia 39,202.6 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
82 Mongolia 36,943.1 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
83 The Gambia 34,230.77 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
84 Belarus 30,944.42 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
85 Maldives 28,834.56 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
86 Cambodia 26,501.45 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
87 Turkmenistan 24,884.9 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1997
88 Solomon Islands 24,308.76 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1999
89 Vietnam 22,730.31 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
90 Tonga 22,721.64 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1993
91 Syria 22,422.49 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
92 Sao Tome and Principe 20,837.9 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2002
93 Liberia 17,570.63 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1987
94 Guatemala 16,507.98 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
95 Russia 15,729.9 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
96 Cote d'Ivoire 14,637.23 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
97 Nigeria 14,243.23 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
98 Pakistan 13,731.61 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
99 Cameroon 13,674.92 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2003
100 Tanzania 12,303.18 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
101 Sierra Leone 11,962.81 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
102 Sri Lanka 11,923.34 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
103 Philippines 11,679.08 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
104 Togo 11,673.2 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
105 Benin 11,403.52 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
106 Zambia 11,371.59 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2000
107 Indonesia 9,951.5 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
108 Paraguay 9,747.99 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
109 Guinea 9,107.28 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2003
110 Uganda 8,920.54 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
111 Tajikistan 8,317.18 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
112 Kyrgyzstan 8,275.55 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
113 Eritrea 7,837.85 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2000
114 Swaziland 7,786 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
115 Mali 7,636.43 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
116 Guinea-Bissau 5,993.31 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
117 Netherlands Antilles 5,954.97 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
118 Bangladesh 5,658.44 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
119 Senegal 5,617.95 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
120 Mozambique 5,449.26 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
121 Djibouti 5,287.27 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1995
122 Kiribati 5,145.5 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1994
123 Ghana 4,816.22 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
124 Papua New Guinea 4,588.86 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
125 Laos 4,496.24 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2001
126 Burma 4,270.63 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
127 Chad 3,884.58 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1994
128 Ethiopia 3,720.55 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
129 India 3,062.8 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2003
130 Zimbabwe 2,580.56 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1994
131 Comoros 1,829.58 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1995
132 Madagascar 1,552 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
133 Haiti 1,116.35 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
134 Niger 981.32 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2004
135 Rwanda 888.5 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
136 Burkina Faso 706.17 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2001
137 Iran 612.59 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2000
138 South Korea 544.58 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
139 Malawi 488.82 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2002
140 Kenya 336.42 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
141 Nepal 90.36 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
142 Burundi 77.47 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
143 Mauritania 53.13 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1998
144 Somalia -109.594 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1985
145 Central African Republic -1,081.324 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1994
146 Algeria -1,491.116 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1991
147 Canada -1,529.064 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
148 Mauritius -6,284.181 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
149 Yemen -12,665.154 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
150 Bolivia -30,453.011 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
151 Samoa -30,797.864 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
152 French Polynesia -30,946.86 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
153 Slovenia -44,124.759 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
154 Greece -73,698.739 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) -93,036.081 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
155 Angola -95,551.204 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
156 Saudi Arabia -101,688.785 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
157 Bahrain -102,946.876 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
158 Finland -106,711.919 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
159 Fiji -107,409.456 BoP $ per 1,000 people 1999
160 Austria -123,943.498 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
161 New Caledonia -159,289.574 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
162 Germany -182,532.309 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
163 Japan -330,461.518 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
164 Italy -360,515.33 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
165 Spain -372,437.765 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) -518,581.502 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) -594,333.567 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
166 Denmark -799,902.252 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
167 France -1,033,526.03 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
European Union average (profile) -1,073,421.658 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Europe average (profile) -1,267,135.206 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
NATO countries average (profile) -1,391,481.565 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
168 Kuwait -1,758,086.743 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
Eurozone average (profile) -1,772,353.319 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) -1,811,513.688 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
169 Sweden -1,870,631.114 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
170 Norway -2,370,479.96 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
171 Switzerland -4,935,626.79 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
172 Netherlands -6,130,283.06 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
173 Ireland -10,456,692.554 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
174 Iceland -15,250,210.615 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005
175 Luxembourg -15,986,240.692 BoP $ per 1,000 people 2005

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Foreign direct investment > Net > BoP > Current US$ > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Foreign-direct-investment/Net/BoP/Current-US$/Per-capita

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