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Balance of Payments » Current accounts - Secondary income, other sectors, payments in current prices

(US dollars)

The United States of America is the top country by secondary income, other sectors, payments in the world. As of 2015, secondary income, other sectors, payments in the United States of America was 220,867 million current US$ that accounts for 30.47 % of the world's secondary income, other sectors, payments. The top 5 countries (others are Germany, Switzerland, Saudi Arabia, and France) account for 54.78 % of it. The world's total secondary income, other sectors, payments was estimated at 724,976 million current US$ in 2015.

Current transfers are recorded in the balance of payments whenever an economy provides or receives goods, services, income, or financial items without a quid pro quo. All transfers not considered to be capital are current. Data are in current U.S. dollars.