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
Guatemala 30.67%
Honduras 26.00%
China 25.65%
Thailand 25.03%
Hungary 24.20%
Lebanon 21.53%
Spain 20.49%
Jordan 17.97%
Dominican Republic 17.64%
Panama 17.52%
Source: Center for Latin American Monetary Studies

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