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Former British colonies Compared by Economy > Balance of payments > Foreign investment > Net > USD

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.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 19.72 billion 2009
2 Singapore 10.83 billion 2009
3 Australia 9.17 billion 2008
4 Nigeria 5.65 billion 2009
5 Israel 2.72 billion 2009
6 Sudan 2.68 billion 2009
7 Pakistan 2.4 billion 2009
8 Jordan 2.31 billion 2009
9 Trinidad and Tobago 2.1 billion 2008
10 Bahrain 2.05 billion 2009
11 Ghana 1.68 billion 2009
12 New Zealand 866.68 million 2009
13 Zambia 699.15 million 2009
14 Bangladesh 674.25 million 2009
15 The Bahamas 654.9 million 2009
16 Uganda 603.75 million 2009
17 Namibia 528.06 million 2009
18 Jamaica 479.77 million 2009
19 Tanzania 414.54 million 2009
20 Sri Lanka 384 million 2009
21 Brunei 325.59 million 2009
22 Burma 278.63 million 2006
23 Botswana 251.34 million 2009
24 Barbados 218.13 million 2009
25 Guyana 168 million 2008
26 Saint Lucia 156.46 million 2009
27 Saint Kitts and Nevis 133.57 million 2009
28 Antigua and Barbuda 129.46 million 2009
29 Maldives 112.32 million 2009
30 Belize 94.93 million 2009
31 Kenya 94.53 million 2009
32 Grenada 90.92 million 2009
33 Sierra Leone 74.29 million 2009
34 Lesotho 62.92 million 2009
35 Swaziland 58.69 million 2009
36 Fiji 52.96 million 2009
37 Dominica 50.33 million 2009
38 The Gambia 39.45 million 2009
39 Zimbabwe 29.96 million 1994
40 Malawi 5.9 million 2002
41 Somalia 0.0 1989
42 Malaysia -6,626,128,851.69 2009
43 Kuwait -8,560,892,447.35 2009
44 Canada -20,452,665,054.48 2009
45 United States -133,971,000,000 2009

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