4 PRIMARY INCOME                                                      
for periods indicated                                                      
in million U.S. dollars                                                      
  2018 p   Q1 Q2 Q3   Q4   Growth (%)   Jan-Dec   Growth (%)  
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec     2017 r 2018 p   2018 p   2017 r 2018 p   2018 p  
         
Primary Income 427 409 -38 272 209 232 602 76 339 405 440 470   798 714 1017   857 1315 53.6   3226 3844 19.2  
Receipts 865 880 908 958 980 971 1123 1030 1036 1139 992 1185   2653 2910 3189   2782 3316 19.2   10583 12068 14.0  
Payments 438 471 946 686 771 739 521 954 697 734 551 716   1855 2196 2172   1926 2001 3.9   7357 8224 11.8  
         
Compensation of employees 626 638 626 668 692 668 681 699 668 715 663 786   1889 2028 2048   2006 2164 7.9   7769 8130 4.6  
Receipts 638 651 641 682 706 689 691 710 678 727 674 801   1930 2077 2078   2046 2202 7.6   7926 8288 4.6  
Payments 12 13 15 13 14 21 10 11 9 12 11 15   41 49 30   41 38 -6.3   157 158 0.5  
         
Investment income -198 -229 -664 -396 -482 -436 -79 -623 -329 -310 -223 -317   -1091 -1314 -1031   -1149 -849 26.1   -4542 -4285 5.7  
Receipts 227 229 267 276 274 282 432 320 359 413 317 384   723 833 1111   736 1114 51.3   2658 3780 42.3  
Payments 426 458 931 673 756 718 511 943 688 722 540 701   1815 2147 2142   1885 1963 4.1   7200 8066 12.0  
         
Direct investment -91 -147 -488 -306 -387 -364 -67 -439 -330 -299 -197 -352   -726 -1057 -836   -950 -848 10.8   -3067 -3466 -13.0  
Receipts 78 94 107 115 113 115 170 113 141 224 127 139   279 343 425   316 490 55.3   960 1538 60.1  
Payments 170 240 595 421 500 479 238 552 471 523 324 491   1005 1400 1261   1266 1338 5.7   4027 5004 24.3  
         
Income on equity and investment fund shares -119 -175 -506 -329 -401 -391 -94 -477 -367 -339 -247 -404   -800 -1122 -939   -1079 -990 8.3   -3490 -3850 -10.3  
Receipts 8 24 36 41 35 32 83 17 38 109 8 15   68 107 138   117 133 13.4   240 446 85.8  
Payments 127 199 542 370 436 423 177 494 406 448 255 419   868 1229 1076   1197 1122 -6.2   3730 4296 15.2  
         
Dividends and withdrawals from        
income of quasi-corporations -53 -124 -437 -264 -342 -329 -24 -433 -301 -285 -187 -351   -615 -934 -758   -964 -824 14.5   -2756 -3130 -13.6  
Receipts 2 6 35 26 15 12 77 8 23 93 3 7   43 53 109   42 102 144.7   111 306 175.2  
Payments 55 130 472 290 357 341 101 441 324 378 190 358   657 987 866   1005 926 -7.9   2867 3437 19.9  
         
Direct investor in direct investment        
enterprises -53 -124 -437 -264 -342 -329 -24 -433 -301 -285 -187 -351   -615 -934 -758   -964 -824 14.5   -2756 -3130 -13.6  
Receipts 2 6 35 26 15 12 77 8 23 93 3 7   43 53 109   42 102 144.7   111 306 175.2  
Payments 55 130 472 290 357 341 101 441 324 378 190 358   657 987 866   1005 926 -7.9   2867 3437 19.9  
         
Reinvested earnings -65 -52 -69 -65 -60 -63 -70 -44 -67 -54 -59 -52   -185 -188 -181   -116 -166 -43.0   -734 -719 2.0  
Receipts 6 18 1 15 20 19 6 8 15 17 6 8   25 54 29   75 31 -59.3   129 140 8.5  
Payments 71 69 70 80 80 82 75 53 82 71 65 61   211 242 210   191 196 2.6   863 859 -0.4  
         
Interest 27 29 18 23 14 27 26 39 38 40 50 52   74 65 103   129 141 9.5   423 383 -9.4  
Receipts 70 70 71 75 78 84 88 97 103 115 119 124   211 236 287   198 357 80.0   720 1092 51.6  
Payments 43 41 53 51 64 56 61 58 65 75 69 72   137 171 184   69 216 211.4   297 709 138.4  
         
Direct investor in direct investment         
enterprises 27 29 18 23 14 27 26 39 38 40 50 52   74 65 103   129 141 9.5   423 383 -9.4  
Receipts 70 70 71 75 78 84 88 97 103 115 119 124   211 236 287   198 357 80.0   720 1092 51.6  
Payments 43 41 53 51 64 56 61 58 65 75 69 72   137 171 184   69 216 211.4   297 709 138.4  
         
Memorandum: Interest before FISIM 20 28 9 22 1 25 20 38 30 26 49 49   56 48 88   77 123 61.2   295 315 6.8  
Receipts 70 70 71 75 78 84 88 97 103 115 119 124   211 236 287   198 357 80.0   720 1092 51.6  
Payments 51 42 62 53 77 58 67 59 74 89 70 75   155 188 200   122 234   91.9   425 777   82.7  
         
Portfolio investment -214 -182 -270 -192 -189 -145 -134 -303 -90 -115 -128 -71   -665 -527 -527   -376 -313 16.7   -2210 -2033 8.0  
Receipts 17 10 16 17 16 17 109 53 66 28 25 53   43 50 228   58 106 82.8   394 427 8.5  
Payments 231 191 286 209 205 163 244 356 156 143 153 124   708 577 755   434 420 -3.4   2604 2460 -5.5  
         
Income on equity and investment fund shares . -73 -173 -134 -142 -78 -19 -231 -39 -20 -61 -34   -246 -353 -289   -112 -115 -2.6   -1092 -1003 8.1  
Receipts . . . . . . . . 8 . 1 .   1 . 8   . 1 370.3   2 11 339.9  
Payments 1 73 173 134 142 78 19 231 47 20 62 34   246 354 297   112 117 3.6   1094 1014 -7.4  
         
Dividends on equity excluding        
investment fund shares . -73 -173 -134 -142 -78 -19 -231 -39 -20 -61 -34   -246 -353 -289   -112 -115 -2.6   -1092 -1003 8.1  
Receipts . . . . . . . . 8 . 1 .   1 . 8   . 1 370.3   2 11 339.9  
Payments 1 73 173 134 142 78 19 231 47 20 62 34   246 354 297   112 117 3.6   1094 1014 -7.4  
         
Central Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Deposit-taking corporations, except         
the central bank . -1 -27 -13 -13 -33 -1 . -7 . -10 -8   -28 -59 -8   -43 -18 59.0   -141 -113 19.6  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments . 1 27 13 13 33 1 . 7 . 10 8   28 59 8   43 18 -59.0   141 113 -19.6  
General Government 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Other Sectors . -72 -145 -121 -129 -45 -18 -231 -31 -20 -51 -26   -218 -294 -280   -69 -98 -40.7   -951 -890 6.4  
Receipts . . . . . . . . 8 . 1 .   1 . 8   . 1 370.3   2 11 339.9  
Payments 1 72 145 121 129 45 18 231 39 20 52 26   218 294 289   70 99 42.1   954 901 -5.5  
         
Interest -213 -109 -97 -59 -47 -68 -115 -72 -51 -94 -67 -38   -419 -174 -238   -264 -198 24.9   -1119 -1030 7.9  
Receipts 17 10 16 16 16 17 109 53 58 28 24 53   42 49 220   58 105 81.2   391 416 6.5  
Payments 230 119 113 75 63 85 224 125 109 122 91 90   462 223 458   322 303 -5.8   1510 1446 -4.2  
         
Short-term . 1 -1 . -1 -2 -2 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2   . -4 -5   5 -4 -165.9   -44 -12 71.9  
Receipts 1 1 1 1 1 . . 1 1 1 1 1   3 2 2   7 3 -62.7   18 9 -51.6  
Payments 1 . 1 1 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 2   3 5 7   1 6 326.7   62 21 -65.9  
         
Central Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Deposit-taking corporations, except         
the central bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0   --   0 0   --  
         
General Government . . . . . -2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -2 -2   -1 -2 -6   . -5 -1482.6   -56 -13 76.1  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments . . . . . 2 2 1 2 2 2 2   1 2 6   . 5 1482.6   56 13 -76.1  
Other Sectors . 1 . . -1 -1 . . 1 1 1 .   . -2 .   6 2 -69.3   12 1 -91.1  
Receipts 1 1 1 1 1 . . 1 1 1 1 1   3 2 2   7 3 -62.7   18 9 -51.6  
Payments 1 . 1 . 2 1 . 1 . . . .   2 3 1   1 1 -27.9   6 8 25.4  
         
Long-term -213 -110 -97 -58 -46 -65 -113 -70 -50 -93 -66 -36   -419 -170 -233   -269 -195 27.7   -1075 -1017 5.3  
Receipts 16 8 15 16 15 17 109 53 57 28 23 52   39 47 218   51 102 100.3   373 408 9.3  
Payments 229 118 112 74 61 82 222 123 107 121 89 88   459 218 451   320 297 -7.3   1447 1425 -1.5  
         
Central Bank 0 0 0 0 0 -7 0 0 0 0 0 -11   0 -7 0   -10 -11 -7.6   -18 -18 -1.3  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 11   0 7 0   10 11 7.6   18 18 1.3  
Deposit-taking corporations, except         
the central bank 0 -5 -15 -3 -7 0 -4 -5 -6 -8 -7 0   -20 -11 -16   -5 -16 -224.0   -49 -62 -27.1  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 0 5 15 3 7 0 4 5 6 8 7 0   20 11 16   5 16 224.0   49 62 27.1  
General Government -213 -103 -91 -55 -23 -36 -212 -107 -87 -94 -37 -71   -406 -115 -406   -187 -201 -7.5   -1080 -1128 -4.5  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 213 103 91 55 23 36 212 107 87 94 37 71   406 115 406   187 201 7.5   1080 1128 4.5  
Other Sectors -1 -2 10 0 -16 -22 103 42 43 9 -22 46   7 -38 189   -67 33 149.8   72 191 165.0  
Receipts 16 8 15 16 15 17 109 53 57 28 23 52   39 47 218   51 102 100.3   373 408 9.3  
Payments 16 10 6 16 31 39 5 10 14 19 45 6   32 86 30   118 69   -41.5   301 216   -28.0  
         
Other investment 16 16 -5 4 -4 -30 20 15 -8 1 -2 -24   26 -30 27   -81 -25 68.8   -214 -1 99.3  
Receipts 41 42 45 47 47 47 49 51 53 57 60 62   128 140 153   104 179 72.6   355 600 69.2  
Payments 25 26 50 42 51 76 29 36 61 56 63 86   101 170 125   185 205 10.8   569 601 5.8  
         
Interest 16 16 -5 4 -4 -30 20 15 -8 1 -2 -24   26 -30 27   -81 -25 68.8   -214 -1 99.3  
Receipts 41 42 45 47 47 47 49 51 53 57 60 62   128 140 153   104 179 72.6   355 600 69.2  
Payments 25 26 50 42 51 76 29 36 61 56 63 86   101 170 125   185 205 10.8   569 601 5.8  
         
Central Bank 0 -2 0 0 -2 0 0 -3 0 0 -3 0   -2 -2 -3   -2 -3 -70.3   -5 -10 -101.6  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 0   2 2 3   2 3 70.3   5 10 101.6  
Deposit-taking corporations, except         
the central bank 21 22 19 23 21 19 23 23 23 27 29 31   62 63 69   49 86 74.5   160 280 74.8  
Receipts 26 26 28 29 29 29 31 32 34 36 38 40   81 88 97   67 114 70.1   230 379 64.8  
Payments 6 5 9 5 8 11 7 10 11 9 10 9   19 24 28   18 28 58.0   70 99 41.9  
General Government -6 -14 -27 -27 -32 -44 -8 -16 -33 -38 -42 -58   -48 -103 -57   -98 -138 -41.0   -281 -346 -23.1  
Receipts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Payments 6 14 27 27 32 44 8 16 33 38 42 58   48 103 57   98 138 41.0   281 346 23.1  
Other Sectors 2 10 2 8 10 -5 4 11 2 12 14 4   14 12 18   -30 30 200.4   -88 75 184.9  
Receipts 15 15 17 18 18 17 18 19 19 21 22 22   47 53 56   37 66 77.1   125 221 77.3  
Payments 13 5 14 10 8 22 14 7 17 9 8 18   32 40 38   67 35 -47.2   213 146 -31.2  
         
Memorandum: Interest before FISIM -1 . -35 -15 -22 -65 -2 -5 -40 -18 -23 -60   -37 -102 -47   -103 -101 1.6   -370 -287 22.4  
Receipts 33 32 35 35 37 35 36 39 40 45 47 46   100 106 114   90 138 53.5   303 458 51.3  
Payments 34 33 70 50 59 99 37 44 80 63 70 106   137 208 161   193 239 24.0   673 745 10.8  
         
Investment income attributable to policyholders        
in insurance, pension schemes, and         
standardized guarentee schemes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
         
Reserve assets 91 84 99 98 99 103 103 103 98 103 104 130   273 299 305   258 338 30.9   949 1215 28.0  
Receipts 91 84 99 98 99 103 103 103 98 103 104 130   273 299 305   258 338 30.9   949 1215 28.0  
         
Interest 91 84 99 98 99 103 103 103 98 103 104 130   273 299 305   258 338 30.9   949 1215 28.0  
Receipts 91 84 99 98 99 103 103 103 98 103 104 130   273 299 305   258 338 30.9   949 1215 28.0  
         
Memorandum: Interest before FISIM 91 84 99 98 99 103 103 103 98 103 104 130   273 299 305   258 338 30.9   949 1215 28.0  
Receipts 91 84 99 98 99 103 103 103 98 103 104 130   273 299 305   258 338 30.9   949 1215 28.0  
         
Other primary income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
                                                       
Details may not add up to total due to rounding.  
p Preliminary  
r Revised to reflect expansion of data coverage to include results from the Coordinated Direct Investment Survey (CDIS) and post-audit adjustments  
. Rounds off to zero  
-- Infinite growth rate