Primary Income Payments (Employee Compensation Paid to Non Resident Workers and Direct Investment Payments)

This key economic indicator for the Payments sector has been recently updated.

  1. China jumped by 6.5% of Primary Income Payments (Employee Compensation Paid to Non Resident Workers and Direct Investment Payments) in 2019, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 United States Primary Income Payments (Employee Compensation Paid to Non Resident Workers and Direct Investment Payments) increased 6.2% year on year at $819,030,404,449.39.
  3. In 2019 China was ranked number 4 in Primary Income Payments (Employee Compensation Paid to Non Resident Workers and Direct Investment Payments).
  4. In 2016 Republic of the Congo was number 131 in Primary Income Payments (Employee Compensation Paid to Non Resident Workers and Direct Investment Payments) reaching $404,296,284.53, compared to 156 in 2015.

Top Countries in Primary Income Payments (Employee Compensation Paid to Non Resident Workers and Direct Investment Payments)

# 184 Countries US Dollars Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
819,030,404,449.39 2019 -1.4 % +6.2 % View data
2 #2
Netherlands
323,934,748,913.28 2019 +0.1 % -1.1 % View data
3 #3
United Kingdom
307,167,566,243.88 2019 -5.1 % +0.3 % View data
4 #4
China
304,813,917,539.69 2019 +6.5 % +6.2 % View data
5 #5
Luxembourg
253,872,994,412.55 2019 +1.8 % -0.7 % View data
6 #6
Ireland
177,832,032,061.32 2019 -1.4 % +8.8 % View data
7 #7
Switzerland
156,520,749,520.41 2019 +7.9 % +0.8 % View data
8 #8
Germany
146,955,965,802.71 2019 -1.7 % -3.8 % View data
9 #9
France
142,305,711,402.56 2019 -3.4 % -0.6 % View data
10 #10
Singapore
131,059,801,079.79 2019 +1.4 % +9.8 % View data
11 #11
Japan
109,533,178,836.74 2019 +1.1 % +8.5 % View data
12 #12
Canada
107,013,275,497.52 2019 -1.6 % +1.3 % View data
13 #13
Russia
93,707,656,195.88 2019 -0.6 % -4.0 % View data
14 #14
Australia
93,070,262,543.19 2019 -1.6 % +3.2 % View data
15 #15
Brazil
71,392,691,342.93 2019 -0.9 % +4.5 % View data
16 #16
Italy
69,466,241,702.55 2019 -2.1 % -3.5 % View data
17 #17
Belgium
65,297,603,368.27 2019 -3.8 % -1.8 % View data
18 #18
Spain
65,252,628,812.66 2019 -2.0 % -2.6 % View data
19 #19
India
52,088,442,642.41 2019 +1.9 % +6.8 % View data
20 #20
Mexico
45,186,091,012.14 2019 +0.1 % +1.1 % View data
21 #21
Sweden
42,222,262,443.75 2019 -1.2 % -3.6 % View data
22 #22
Indonesia
40,761,224,958.34 2019 +2.6 % +5.1 % View data
23 #23
Poland
38,931,459,538.55 2019 +0.6 % +2.7 % View data
24 #24
Austria
33,726,402,881.11 2019 -4.1 % +2.4 % View data
25 #25
Thailand
33,295,171,178.45 2019 +0.2 % +3.3 % View data
26 #26
Norway
32,975,843,096.93 2019 -2.0 % +1.0 % View data
27 #27
South Korea
30,467,981,065.34 2019 -3.9 % +5.7 % View data
28 #28
Malaysia
25,323,867,364.15 2019 -2.6 % -1.4 % View data
29 #29
Cyprus
24,534,784,618.86 2018 -6.7 % +3.4 % View data
30 #30
Argentina
24,087,538,104.19 2019 -3.3 % +11.2 % View data
31 #31
Czech Republic
24,057,892,023.77 2019 +1.2 % +3.7 % View data
32 #32
Kazakhstan
23,744,725,775.19 2019 -3.8 % -1.0 % View data
33 #33
Hungary
21,875,897,216.45 2019 -0.4 % +1.7 % View data
34 #34
Denmark
21,435,641,750.27 2019 -1.2 % +0.9 % View data
35 #35
Chile
21,150,059,138.37 2019 -1.9 % +3.2 % View data
36 #36
Finland
19,011,961,243.06 2019 -1.5 % -1.2 % View data
37 #37
South Africa
18,853,542,420.01 2019 -1.4 % +2.2 % View data
38 #38
Vietnam
18,641,526,577.08 2019 +6.9 % +15.3 % View data
39 #39
Turkey
17,910,090,685.41 2019 -0.1 % +6.4 % View data
40 #40
Colombia
16,979,364,767.80 2019 -5.0 % +0.6 % View data
41 #41
Nigeria
15,887,995,336.36 2019 -7.3 % -5.2 % View data
42 #42
Israel
15,304,242,059.28 2019 +4.3 % +5.3 % View data
43 #43
Portugal
14,742,190,265.97 2019 -1.3 % -2.5 % View data
44 #44
New Zealand
13,887,780,506.54 2019 +1.0 % -0.4 % View data
45 #45
Peru
13,816,208,898.54 2019 +0.0 % +4.5 % View data
46 #46
Malta
12,920,979,431.71 2019 +2.0 % -2.0 % View data
47 #47
Saudi Arabia
11,168,792,710.21 2019 -7.4 % +1.1 % View data
48 #48
Romania
10,646,939,393.49 2019 -0.7 % +12.5 % View data
49 #49
Qatar
10,079,652,889.95 2019 -14.3 % -9.6 % View data
50 #50
Greece
8,592,018,957.39 2019 -6.5 % -1.8 % View data
51 #51
Mauritius
8,262,625,274.05 2019 +21.9 % +2.6 % View data
52 #52
Philippines
8,240,792,982.36 2019 -0.6 % +0.5 % View data
53 #53
Ukraine
8,124,140,916.87 2019 -4.6 % +2.9 % View data
54 #54
Angola
8,059,207,749.74 2019 -2.6 % -3.2 % View data
55 #55
Venezuela
7,902,359,898.74 2019 -0.4 % -3.1 % View data
56 #56
Egypt
7,677,509,467.46 2019 -3.8 % +1.9 % View data
57 #57
Panama
7,183,481,705.41 2019 -0.0 % +2.7 % View data
58 #58
Slovakia
6,467,308,169.76 2019 +0.3 % +1.8 % View data
59 #59
Pakistan
6,377,541,695.74 2019 +2.0 % +5.8 % View data
60 #60
Oman
5,922,031,835.77 2019 -8.1 % +1.6 % View data
61 #61
Uruguay
5,186,778,753.61 2019 +3.1 % +3.3 % View data
62 #62
Dominican Republic
4,472,189,025.30 2019 +2.9 % +3.3 % View data
63 #63
Algeria
4,457,615,661.61 2019 -3.8 % -11.2 % View data
64 #64
Cayman Islands
4,333,208,884.94 2017 +5.5 % NA View data
65 #65
Bahrain
4,293,534,312.05 2019 -4.5 % +2.6 % View data
66 #66
Ghana
4,285,409,559.50 2019 -5.2 % +18.6 % View data
67 #67
Costa Rica
3,845,393,720.13 2019 +1.0 % +9.4 % View data
68 #68
Azerbaijan
3,836,930,663.21 2019 -6.2 % -2.0 % View data
69 #69
Lebanon
3,573,428,074.61 2019 +2.6 % +3.4 % View data
70 #70
Serbia
3,422,345,137.16 2019 +4.4 % +5.4 % View data
71 #71
Belarus
3,397,685,440.47 2019 +2.0 % +0.7 % View data
72 #72
Myanmar
3,134,072,334.66 2019 +5.8 % -1.0 % View data
73 #73
Croatia
3,096,395,820.83 2019 -1.5 % +0.7 % View data
74 #74
Ecuador
3,080,474,737.75 2019 -2.5 % +13.1 % View data
75 #75
Lithuania
2,969,018,389.25 2019 +3.1 % +10.4 % View data
76 #76
Bulgaria
2,949,408,438.15 2019 +24.4 % +4.4 % View data
77 #77
Morocco
2,903,799,702.66 2019 +1.1 % -2.2 % View data
78 #78
Slovenia
2,877,105,191.20 2019 +1.8 % +10.3 % View data
79 #79
Kuwait
2,841,281,269.68 2019 -1.5 % +15.3 % View data
80 #80
Sri Lanka
2,768,870,373.93 2019 +4.0 % +7.1 % View data
81 #81
Bangladesh
2,625,762,553.65 2019 +6.2 % -1.3 % View data
82 #82
Iraq
2,610,365,984.70 2019 -10.6 % +10.3 % View data
83 #83
Guatemala
2,333,570,593.76 2019 +2.1 % +3.5 % View data
84 #84
Latvia
2,324,631,005.38 2018 +27.0 % +5.9 % View data
85 #85
Estonia
2,208,796,185.70 2019 -1.6 % -0.5 % View data
86 #86
Georgia
2,057,872,389.91 2019 +4.7 % +10.4 % View data
87 #87
Honduras
1,948,339,637.09 2019 -3.3 % +3.3 % View data
88 #88
Cambodia
1,884,779,131.13 2019 +1.6 % +8.8 % View data
89 #89
Ivory Coast
1,808,228,264.22 2019 +3.5 % +9.6 % View data
90 #90
El Salvador
1,740,496,833.96 2019 +2.5 % +8.7 % View data
91 #91
Sudan
1,723,879,895.34 2019 -11.1 % +11.8 % View data
92 #92
Mongolia
1,720,819,609.92 2019 +4.5 % +10.8 % View data
93 #93
Uzbekistan
1,674,398,137.50 2018 +21.0 % NA View data
94 #94
Democratic Republic of the Congo
1,613,478,099.15 2019 -8.3 % +17.8 % View data
95 #95
Botswana
1,539,794,312.98 2018 -0.5 % +11.3 % View data
96 #96
Paraguay
1,509,496,947.11 2019 -1.2 % +0.1 % View data
97 #97
Tunisia
1,415,909,786.66 2019 -4.8 % -6.3 % View data
98 #98
Kenya
1,345,734,773.98 2019 +4.7 % -0.3 % View data
99 #99
Jordan
1,233,518,986.07 2019 -0.3 % -1.0 % View data
100 #100
Bolivia
1,181,728,133.62 2019 +2.1 % -8.0 % View data
101 #101
Uganda
1,131,201,269.41 2019 -2.5 % +13.8 % View data
102 #102
Tanzania
1,099,943,302.21 2019 +7.2 % +11.2 % View data
103 #103
Trinidad and Tobago
1,048,904,791.29 2019 -22.0 % -12.7 % View data
104 #104
Senegal
973,100,251.69 2019 +4.6 % +7.7 % View data
105 #105
Cameroon
948,971,412.59 2019 -0.3 % +2.4 % View data
106 #106
Jamaica
916,938,647.03 2019 -3.8 % +9.2 % View data
107 #107
Armenia
734,542,947.02 2019 -1.9 % +1.2 % View data
108 #108
Brunei
733,546,897.25 2019 -18.4 % -6.6 % View data
109 #109
Macedonia
717,384,565.63 2019 +1.1 % +11.2 % View data
110 #110
Laos
711,383,558.88 2019 +0.7 % +21.2 % View data
111 #111
Bahamas
668,824,462.16 2019 -7.6 % +6.3 % View data
112 #112
Burkina Faso
663,151,190.41 2019 +5.7 % +5.1 % View data
113 #113
Bosnia and Herzegovina
645,605,902.83 2019 +3.1 % +5.1 % View data
114 #114
Namibia
626,419,804.96 2019 -3.6 % +7.1 % View data
115 #115
Mali
612,565,831.19 2019 +3.1 % +5.1 % View data
116 #116
Zambia
573,720,617.42 2019 +31.8 % -17.7 % View data
117 #117
Mozambique
549,358,497.29 2019 -0.6 % +10.7 % View data
118 #118
Maldives
500,033,635.01 2019 -2.2 % +6.8 % View data
119 #119
Iceland
483,164,054.28 2018 -28.3 % -17.5 % View data
120 #120
Albania
475,457,800.18 2019 -0.9 % +8.0 % View data
121 #121
Fiji
467,497,563.79 2019 +9.3 % +10.4 % View data
122 #122
Madagascar
461,954,365.05 2019 +2.3 % +7.2 % View data
123 #123
Ethiopia
458,829,323.83 2019 +14.6 % +19.7 % View data
124 #124
Nepal
450,101,012.71 2019 -7.5 % +46.8 % View data
125 #125
Swaziland
442,173,436.59 2019 +2.8 % +2.7 % View data
126 #126
Suriname
432,952,000.22 2019 +2.4 % +36.3 % View data
127 #127
Moldova
432,585,613.45 2019 -4.1 % +8.1 % View data
128 #128
Zimbabwe
429,607,004.87 2019 +3.9 % +4.5 % View data
129 #129
Nicaragua
414,703,865.82 2019 +3.8 % +4.4 % View data
130 #130
South Sudan
413,665,452.89 2019 -0.4 % +177.9 % View data
131 #131
Republic of the Congo
404,296,284.53 2016 +224.7 % -24.4 % View data
132 #132
Papua New Guinea
379,565,168.34 2019 -3.2 % -1.9 % View data
133 #133
Rwanda
373,528,773.83 2019 +5.7 % +12.7 % View data
134 #134
Tajikistan
343,396,047.23 2019 +7.7 % +15.6 % View data
135 #135
Kyrgyzstan
341,279,176.88 2019 +14.7 % +0.0 % View data
136 #136
Niger
297,260,230.24 2017 +9.3 % +1.0 % View data
137 #137
Montenegro
281,743,962.84 2019 -4.3 % +3.2 % View data
138 #138
Libya
278,605,002.23 2018 -33.5 % -37.0 % View data
139 #139
Yemen
275,824,826.58 2018 -30.1 % -30.6 % View data
140 #140
Togo
275,355,978.67 2019 +3.5 % -0.4 % View data
141 #141
Bermuda
273,307,022.96 2019 -2.7 % -1.9 % View data
142 #142
Bhutan
259,212,324.64 2019 +3.0 % +11.9 % View data
143 #143
Guinea
217,717,534.39 2019 -13.0 % -1.4 % View data
144 #144
Belize
185,088,176.27 2019 -2.8 % +4.1 % View data
145 #145
Aruba
180,753,761.49 2019 -0.1 % +4.0 % View data
146 #146
Palestine
180,635,659.67 2019 +1.1 % +5.8 % View data
147 #147
Malawi
176,398,016.67 2019 -3.1 % -10.2 % View data
148 #148
Kosovo
167,954,387.97 2019 -5.3 % +4.5 % View data
149 #149
Saint Lucia
166,475,985.28 2019 +3.7 % +5.1 % View data
150 #150
Benin
161,775,859.28 2019 +2.1 % -5.8 % View data
151 #151
Gabon
156,274,500.70 2018 -31.8 % -29.3 % View data
152 #152
New Caledonia
149,563,245.53 2019 -4.7 % -11.9 % View data
153 #153
Guyana
143,135,163.63 2019 +3.3 % +38.2 % View data
154 #154
Seychelles
142,800,545.74 2019 +9.6 % +4.5 % View data
155 #155
Liberia
140,700,205.29 2018 -44.9 % -25.2 % View data
156 #156
Lesotho
138,586,634.52 2019 -0.1 % -2.2 % View data
157 #157
Grenada
128,608,817.69 2019 +4.3 % +6.0 % View data
158 #158
Sierra Leone
124,465,349.82 2018 +14.3 % -22.6 % View data
159 #159
Antigua and Barbuda
119,679,777.23 2019 +5.8 % +9.7 % View data
160 #160
Mauritania
117,625,869.98 2019 -0.8 % -15.4 % View data
161 #161
Guinea-Bissau
89,782,174.92 2019 -15.8 % +28.5 % View data
162 #162
Saint Kitts and Nevis
87,828,936.92 2019 +3.9 % -1.3 % View data
163 #163
Cape Verde
85,725,357.75 2019 +5.6 % -4.2 % View data
164 #164
Afghanistan
77,696,460.17 2019 -17.7 % -16.8 % View data
165 #165
Solomon Islands
66,149,947.85 2019 +10.4 % +2.0 % View data
166 #166
French Polynesia
62,571,984.31 2019 -5.0 % +1.2 % View data
167 #167
Djibouti
54,266,348.47 2019 +6.1 % +21.7 % View data
168 #168
Turks and Caicos Islands
45,289,617.15 2019 -9.8 % +48.1 % View data
169 #169
East Timor
43,206,197.27 2019 -0.9 % +53.3 % View data
170 #170
Vanuatu
39,253,845.57 2019 +2.3 % +4.5 % View data
171 #171
Samoa
38,434,112.81 2019 -8.2 % -0.4 % View data
172 #172
Palau
33,752,029.50 2019 +4.0 % +6.0 % View data
173 #173
Federated States of Micronesia
27,996,100.00 2014 +111.9 % +22.6 % View data
174 #174
Marshall Islands
24,771,872.89 2019 -3.6 % -3.0 % View data
175 #175
Gambia
23,539,909.40 2019 +20.4 % -5.5 % View data
176 #176
Tonga
19,931,534.98 2019 +3.0 % +1.3 % View data
177 #177
Haiti
18,740,935.82 2019 +8.4 % +5.3 % View data
178 #178
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
13,271,612.35 2019 -12.4 % -18.1 % View data
179 #179
Dominica
12,690,201.42 2019 +37.2 % -14.3 % View data
180 #180
Burundi
10,785,415.55 2019 +1.3 % -12.4 % View data
181 #181
Kiribati
4,420,632.06 2019 +2.7 % -4.1 % View data
182 #182
Sao Tome and Principe
3,054,218.04 2019 +11.4 % -12.1 % View data
183 #183
Comoros
1,634,442.35 2019 -5.8 % -8.3 % View data
184 #184
Nauru
1,255,088.11 2019 -12.4 % -10.7 % View data

Source: World Bank

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