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Balance of Payments » Current accounts - Net primary income in current prices

(US dollars)

The United States of America is the top country by net primary income in the world. As of 2016, net primary income in the United States of America was 180,588 million US dollars that accounts for 193.04 % of the world's net primary income. The top 5 countries (others are Japan, Germany, France, and Norway) account for 511.46 % of it. The world's total net primary income was estimated at 93,550 million US dollars in 2016.

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Net primary income refers to receipts and payments of employee compensation paid to nonresident workers and investment income (receipts and payments on direct investment, portfolio investment, other investments, and receipts on reserve assets). Data are in current U.S. dollars.