The united states continued to be the largest dac donor of oda in 2019 usd 34 6 billion followed by germany usd 23 8 billion the united kingdom usd 19 4 billion japan usd 15 5 billion and france usd 12 2 billion. Globally in 2018 the united states spent over 47 billion in foreign aid 1 billion more than 2017.
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How much money do we give to foreign countries. How much money does the us give to other countries. More than two hundred countries receive u s. See the top 23 countries that receive remittances and where we send the most by a landslide.
This year the us is predicted to spend about 4 4 trillion. Dac members foreign aid donations. Foreign aid country data across sectors implementing agencies and activities in a highly visual and interactive dashboard where you can compare values across regional averages and income groups.
Explore the official u s. 741 326 448 for population policies and reproductive health the united states sends billions of dollars overseas for a variety of different reasons but when you look at this list it s clear that many of these are poor and war torn places. The european union accumulated a higher portion of gdp as a form of foreign aid than any other economic union.
Americans send 135b a year to countries around the world. The 54 4 billion currently budgeted for foreign assistance this year is nearly on par with last year s foreign affairs budget of 55 9 billion but that still represents less than 1 of us gdp. In fact the us spends trillions on itself and its citizens.
It disproportionately goes to a few however with the top five all receiving over 1 billion per year as of 2016. And who s getting the most. One cabinet source said.
It s our money and it is up to us how we spend it eyebrows were raised when it emerged more than 151million went to projects in china and india last year. Iraq 5 3 billion afghanistan. Germany slipped just under the threshold with 0 67 of their gni donated.
These five countries were sweden with 1 02 luxembourg with 1 00 norway with 0 99 denmark with 0 74 and the united kingdom with 0 70.