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Economy > Royalty and license fees > Payments > BoP > Current US$: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Royalty and license fees are payments and receipts between residents and nonresidents for the authorized use of intangible, nonproduced, nonfinancial assets and proprietary rights (such as patents, copyrights, trademarks, industrial processes, and franchises) and for the use, through licensing agreements, of produced originals of prototypes (such as films and manuscripts). Data are in current U.S. dollars.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 24.5 billion BoP $ 2005
2 Ireland 19.43 billion BoP $ 2005
3 Japan 14.65 billion BoP $ 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 9.52 billion BoP $ 2005
4 United Kingdom 9.07 billion BoP $ 2005
5 Singapore 8.65 billion BoP $ 2005
6 Canada 6.65 billion BoP $ 2005
7 Germany 6.59 billion BoP $ 2005
8 China 5.32 billion BoP $ 2005
9 South Korea 4.4 billion BoP $ 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 3.85 billion BoP $ 2005
10 Netherlands 3.69 billion BoP $ 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 3.52 billion BoP $ 2005
11 France 3.23 billion BoP $ 2005
12 Spain 2.64 billion BoP $ 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 2.48 billion BoP $ 2005
European Union average (profile) 2.14 billion BoP $ 2005
13 Italy 1.94 billion BoP $ 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 1.93 billion BoP $ 2000
14 Thailand 1.67 billion BoP $ 2005
15 Australia 1.64 billion BoP $ 2005
16 Russia 1.59 billion BoP $ 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 1.59 billion BoP $ 2005
17 Sweden 1.5 billion BoP $ 2005
18 Brazil 1.4 billion BoP $ 2005
19 Malaysia 1.37 billion BoP $ 2005
20 Austria 1.33 billion BoP $ 2005
21 Finland 1.12 billion BoP $ 2005
22 Hong Kong 1.11 billion BoP $ 2004
23 Belgium 1.11 billion BoP $ 2005
24 South Africa 1.07 billion BoP $ 2005
25 Hungary 1.07 billion BoP $ 2005
26 Poland 1.04 billion BoP $ 2005
27 Indonesia 960.87 million BoP $ 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 772.46 million BoP $ 2005
28 Argentina 634.67 million BoP $ 2005
29 New Zealand 554.9 million BoP $ 2005
30 Norway 546.32 million BoP $ 2005
31 Israel 536.5 million BoP $ 2005
32 Greece 441.72 million BoP $ 2005
33 Turkey 439 million BoP $ 2005
34 Ukraine 421 million BoP $ 2005
35 India 420.77 million BoP $ 2003
36 Portugal 327.6 million BoP $ 2005
37 Chile 321.77 million BoP $ 2005
38 Philippines 265 million BoP $ 2005
39 Venezuela 239 million BoP $ 2005
40 Czech Republic 216.19 million BoP $ 2005
41 Croatia 192.5 million BoP $ 2005
42 Egypt 182 million BoP $ 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 177.84 million BoP $ 2005
43 Romania 173.07 million BoP $ 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 145.3 million BoP $ 2004
44 Luxembourg 130.3 million BoP $ 2005
45 Colombia 117.88 million BoP $ 2005
46 Slovenia 113.06 million BoP $ 2005
47 Mexico 111 million BoP $ 2005
48 Pakistan 110 million BoP $ 2005
49 Slovakia 91.22 million BoP $ 2003
50 Swaziland 87.73 million BoP $ 2005
51 Bulgaria 78.77 million BoP $ 2005
52 Peru 69.2 million BoP $ 2005
53 Costa Rica 56.88 million BoP $ 2005
54 Morocco 45.41 million BoP $ 2005
55 Nigeria 45.26 million BoP $ 2005
56 Cyprus 44.66 million BoP $ 2005
57 Ecuador 42.33 million BoP $ 2005
58 Panama 42.2 million BoP $ 2005
59 Kenya 36.9 million BoP $ 2005
60 Dominican Republic 30.8 million BoP $ 2005
61 Kazakhstan 30.7 million BoP $ 2005
62 El Salvador 30.4 million BoP $ 2005
63 Barbados 29.05 million BoP $ 2005
64 Estonia 24.91 million BoP $ 2005
65 Cote d'Ivoire 21.85 million BoP $ 2004
66 Honduras 21.7 million BoP $ 2005
67 Lithuania 20.65 million BoP $ 2005
68 Belarus 19.5 million BoP $ 2005
69 Guyana 19.4 million BoP $ 2005
70 Malta 17.96 million BoP $ 2005
71 The Bahamas 16.1 million BoP $ 2005
72 Latvia 14.4 million BoP $ 2005
73 Botswana 12.33 million BoP $ 2005
74 Syria 12 million BoP $ 2005
75 Bolivia 11.2 million BoP $ 2005
76 Jamaica 10.95 million BoP $ 2005
77 Yemen 9.2 million BoP $ 2005
78 Tunisia 7.71 million BoP $ 2005
79 Cambodia 7.28 million BoP $ 2005
80 Senegal 7.22 million BoP $ 2004
81 Aruba 7.21 million BoP $ 2005
82 Zimbabwe 6.04 million BoP $ 1994
83 Netherlands Antilles 5.85 million BoP $ 2005
84 Georgia 5.32 million BoP $ 2005
85 Mozambique 5.29 million BoP $ 2005
86 Mauritius 4.72 million BoP $ 2005
87 Uruguay 4.31 million BoP $ 2005
88 Albania 4.2 million BoP $ 2005
89 Iceland 3.52 million BoP $ 2005
90 Angola 3.38 million BoP $ 2005
91 Namibia 3.24 million BoP $ 2004
92 Faroe Islands 3.15 million BoP $ 2003
93 Madagascar 3.03 million BoP $ 2005
94 Macau 2.79 million BoP $ 2004
95 Bangladesh 2.74 million BoP $ 2005
96 Saint Lucia 2.38 million BoP $ 2005
97 Moldova 2.33 million BoP $ 2005
98 Benin 2.31 million BoP $ 2004
99 Togo 2.19 million BoP $ 2004
100 New Caledonia 1.92 million BoP $ 2005
101 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.85 million BoP $ 2005
102 Cameroon 1.71 million BoP $ 2003
103 Kyrgyzstan 1.7 million BoP $ 2005
104 French Polynesia 1.49 million BoP $ 2005
105 Uganda 1.46 million BoP $ 2005
106 Algeria 1.34 million BoP $ 1990
107 Paraguay 900,000 BoP $ 2005
108 Grenada 788,888.9 BoP $ 2005
109 Ghana 700,000 BoP $ 1994
110 Mali 607,626.8 BoP $ 2004
111 Nicaragua 600,000 BoP $ 1983
112 Ethiopia 575,608.1 BoP $ 2005
113 Antigua and Barbuda 560,681.1 BoP $ 2005
114 Seychelles 545,454.6 BoP $ 2005
115 Niger 490,265.8 BoP $ 2004
116 Vanuatu 466,050 BoP $ 2005
117 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 425,925.9 BoP $ 2005
118 Zambia 400,000 BoP $ 2000
119 Belize 390,409.3 BoP $ 2005
120 Burkina Faso 338,317.8 BoP $ 2001
121 Tajikistan 335,600 BoP $ 2005
122 Suriname 300,000 BoP $ 1995
123 Guatemala 297,225.2 BoP $ 2004
124 Eritrea 281,121.1 BoP $ 2000
125 Rwanda 239,331.4 BoP $ 2002
126 Malawi 234,434.7 BoP $ 2002
127 Tanzania 220,000 BoP $ 2005
128 Guinea 210,000 BoP $ 2004
129 Trinidad and Tobago 206,404.7 BoP $ 1998
130 Burma 184,993.3 BoP $ 1990
131 Lesotho 165,818.6 BoP $ 2001
132 Papua New Guinea 138,587.3 BoP $ 1978
133 Tonga 125,242.5 BoP $ 1992
134 Samoa 110,553.9 BoP $ 2005
135 Sudan 100,000 BoP $ 2000
136 Dominica 81,481.48 BoP $ 2005
137 Cape Verde 67,926.61 BoP $ 2005
138 Solomon Islands 62,007.28 BoP $ 1999
139 Azerbaijan 46,000 BoP $ 2005
140 Burundi 23,121.64 BoP $ 1996
141 Guinea-Bissau 3,785.84 BoP $ 2004
142 Sierra Leone 2,896.95 BoP $ 2005
143 Lebanon 98.84 BoP $ 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Royalty and license fees > Payments > BoP > Current US$. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Royalty-and-license-fees/Payments/BoP/Current-US$

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Interesting observations about Economy > Royalty and license fees > Payments > BoP > Current US$

  • United States ranked first for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • China ranked first for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • Ireland ranked first for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst European Union in 2005.
  • United Kingdom ranked first for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst NATO countries in 2005.
  • Brazil ranked first for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2005.
  • Italy ranked last for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2005.
  • Singapore ranked first for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Germany ranked third for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Argentina ranked first for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2005.
  • Japan ranked third for royalty and license fees > payments > boP > current US$ amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.
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