Immigrants in the US, their earnings, and the money they send home

NOTE: These graphics originally appeared on NerdWallet.

To get a better picture of how much money immigrants in the U.S. send to their countries of origin, the Center for Latin American Monetary Studies gathered information about immigrants from 63 countries.

Native country
Average share of income remitted in 2014
Source: Center for Latin American Monetary Studies
Guatemala30.67%
Honduras26.00%
China25.65%
Thailand25.03%
Hungary24.20%
Lebanon21.53%
Spain20.49%
Jordan17.97%
Dominican Republic17.64%
Panama17.52%

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