PAYMENTS TO BENEFICIARIES OUTSIDE THE U.S.

March 2017


COUNTRIES WITH SSA'S
INTERNATIONAL DIRECT DEPOSIT


COUNTRY START DATE NUMBER OF CHECK PAYMENTS INTERNATIONAL DIRECT DEPOSIT PAYMENTS DIRECT DEPOSIT PAYMENTS THROUGH U.S. BANKS TOTAL PAYMENTS % DIRECT DEPOSIT
ALBANIA Aug - 15 6 35 62 103 94%  
ANGUILLA Nov - 99 56 17 56 129 57%  
ANTIGUA Aug - 99 34 45 95 174 80%  
ARGENTINA May - 14 438 7 3,030 3,475 87%  
AUSTRALIA Jul - 98 221 11,693 2,532 14,446 98%  
AUSTRIA May - 99 38 2,428 482 2,948 99%  
BAHAMAS Sep - 99 27 56 130 213 87%  
BARBADOS Jul - 99 73 393 538 1,004 93%  
BELGIUM Jul - 99 50 1,723 506 2,279 98%  
BELIZE May - 14 42 1 656 699 94%  
BOLIVIA Aug - 15 48 135 439 622 92%  
BRAZIL May - 14 168 37 2,231 2,436 93%  
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS Mar - 00 26 0 96 122 79%  
BULGARIA Jun - 16 15 228 284 527 97%  
CANADA Jul - 89 7,785 73,317 29,857 110,959 93%  
CAPE VERDE Aug - 15 58 160 42 260 78%  
CAYMAN ISLANDS Nov - 99 53 1 193 247 79%  
CHINA Aug - 15 371 122 773 1,266 71%  
COLOMBIA May - 14 57 13 6,105 6,175 99%  
COSTA RICA Jun - 16 44 20 6,021 6,085 99.3%  
CROATIA May - 14 45 100 1,420 1,565 97.1%  
CYPRUS Nov - 99 2 470 115 587 99.7%  
CZECH REPUBLIC May - 14 46 107 1,171 1,324 96.5%  
DENMARK Aug - 99 3 1,520 310 1,833 99.8%  
DOMINICA May - 14 18 23 89 130 86.2%  
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC May - 14 60 6,826 1,091 7,977 99%  
EGYPT Feb - 13 67 7 810 884 92%  
ESTONIA Jul - 11 0 29 45 74 100%  
FINLAND Nov - 99 3 928 162 1,093 99.7%  
FRANCE Mar - 92 132 11,505 3,779 15,416 99.1%  
GERMANY Oct - 90 424 33,025 7,467 40,916 99%  
GHANA May - 14 25 306 190 521 95%  
GREECE Dec - 03 146 9,660 14,299 24,105 99%  
GRENADA Dec - 99 27 120 67 214 87%  
HAITI Dec - 00 17 19 219 255 93%  
HONG KONG Nov - 99 63 1,437 793 2,293 97%  
HUNGARY Apr - 05 92 679 1,381 2,152 96%  
ICELAND May - 13 0 53 77 130 100%  
INDIA May - 11 78 1,059 1,704 2,841 97%  
INDONESIA Oct - 14 26 66 372 464 94%  
IRELAND May - 95 289 8,505 1,517 10,311 97%  
ISRAEL May - 03 832 4,874 6,388 12,094 93%  
ITALY Feb - 93 530 26,124 3,181 29,835 98%  
JAMAICA Apr - 00 244 357 1,670 2,271 89%  
JAPAN Apr - 05 171 70,151 6,941 77,263 99.8%  
JORDAN Apr - 14 10 4 569 583 98.3%  
LATVIA Aug - 15 4 82 99 185 98%  
LEBANON Jun - 16 108 267 310 685 84%  
LITHUANIA Feb - 13 9 93 87 189 95%  
LUXEMBOURG Feb - 13 8 123 72 203 96%  
MALTA Nov - 99 10 521 211 742 99%  
MARTINIQUE Aug - 15 20 8 10 38 47%  
MEXICO Oct - 03 247 37,413 20,599 58,259 99.6%  
MONACO Oct - 14 0 54 44 98 100.0%  
NETHERLANDS May - 00 28 4,925 1,064 6,017 99.5%  
NEW ZEALAND Mar - 00 50 1,052 915 2,017 97.5%  
NIGERIA Jun - 16 15 81 96 192 92%  
NORWAY Aug - 90 1 6,292 470 6,763 99.99%  
PAKISTAN Aug - 15 115 124 260 499 76.95%  
PANAMA Feb - 05 28 1,711 1,341 3,080 99%  
PERU Aug - 15 51 4 2,335 2,390 98%  
POLAND Apr - 04 1,223 3,791 24,669 29,683 96%  
PORTUGAL Dec - 96 477 10,054 2,328 12,859 96%  
ROMANIA Aug - 15 302 555 451 1,308 77%  
SAN MARINO Oct - 14 0 392 23 415 100%  
SINGAPORE Feb - 13 15 68 249 332 95%  
SLOVAKIA Feb - 13 22 64 353 439 95%  
SLOVENIA Feb - 13 10 107 68 185 95%  
SOUTH AFRICA Aug - 99 6 423 346 775 99%  
SOUTH KOREA Jan - 15 1,544 2,306 1,238 5,088 70%  
SPAIN Dec - 95 59 10,143 2,162 12,364 99.5%  
ST KITTS Nov - 99 53 15 62 130 59%  
ST LUCIA Feb - 00 27 53 86 166 84%  
ST MAARTEN Jan - 08 13 1 20 34 62%  
ST VINCENT Mar - 00 18 38 43 99 82%  
SWEDEN Jul - 96 2 5,559 822 6,383 99.97%  
SWITZERLAND Jul - 99 251 5,975 1,328 7,554 97%  
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO Jul - 99 149 81 976 1,206 88%  
TUNISIA Jun - 16 3 17 34 54 94%  
TURKEY Feb - 13 58 507 486 1,051 94%  
UNITED KINGDOM Jun - 87 212 28,798 7,949 36,959 99.4%  
WESTERN SAMOA Apr - 13 3 127 35 165 98%  

TOTAL FOR IDD COUNTRIES 18,101 390,209 181,596 589,906 97%  


COUNTRIES WITHOUT SSA'S
INTERNATIONAL DIRECT DEPOSIT


COUNTRY NUMBER OF CHECK PAYMENTS INTERNATIONAL DIRECT DEPOSIT PAYMENTS DIRECT DEPOSIT PAYMENTS THROUGH U.S. BANKS TOTAL PAYMENTS % DIRECT DEPOSIT
AFGHANISTAN 0 0 6 6 100%  
*ALAND ISLANDS 0 26 0 26 100%  
*ALGERIA 6 2 12 20 70%  
*ANDORRA 2 17 12 31 94%  
ANGOLA 0 0 2 2 100%  
*ARMENIA 1 1 42 44 98%  
ARUBA 11 0 31 42 74%  
AZERBAIJAN 0 0 2 2 100%  
BAHRAIN 1 0 7 8 88%  
BANGLADESH 53 0 52 105 50%  
BELARUS 2 0 6 8 75%  
BENIN 1 0 1 2 50%  
*BERMUDA 46 1 289 336 86%  
BONAIRE 1 0 16 17 94%  
*BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 18 185 343 546 97%  
BOTSWANA 2 0 14 16 88%  
BRUNEI 3 0 3 6 50%  
BURKINA FASO 2 0 2 4 50%  
*CAMBODIA 38 5 144 187 80%  
CAMEROON 3 0 10 13 77%  
*CHILE 179 14 2,485 2,678 93%  
COOK ISLANDS 0 0 14 14 100%  
COTE D'IVOIRE 0 0 4 4 100%  
*CURACAO 10 1 26 37 73%  
DEM REP OF CONGO 0 0 3 3 100%  
DJIBOUTI 2 0 0 2 0.0%  
*ECUADOR 24 4 4,007 4,035 99.4%  
*EL SALVADOR 7 2 2,320 2,329 99.7%  
ERITREA 20 0 18 38 47%  
*ETHIOPIA 64 5 95 164 61%  
FALKLAND ISLANDS 0 0 2 2 100%  
*FAROE ISLANDS 0 12 0 12 100%  
*FIJI 17 4 59 80 79%  
*FRENCH GUIANA 0 2 0 2 100%  
*FRENCH POLYNESIA 8 1 39 48 83%  
GAMBIA 4 0 17 21 81%  
GEORGIA 4 0 13 17 76%  
*GIBRALTAR 1 4 3 8 88%  
*GREENLAND 0 2 3 5 100%  
*GUADELOUPE 4 2 5 11 64%  
GUATEMALA 19 0 1,802 1,821 99%  
*GUERNSEY 1 36 7 44 98%  
GUINEA 1 0 2 3 67%  
*GUYANA 10 2 233 245 96%  
*HONDURAS 11 1 1,041 1,053 99%  
IRAQ 1 0 5 6 83%  
*ISLE OF MAN 0 47 17 64 100%  
*JERSEY 1 35 9 45 98%  
KAZAKHSTAN 0 0 2 2 100%  
*KENYA 35 5 200 240 85%  
*KOSOVO 1 4 7 12 92%  
KUWAIT 1 0 11 12 92%  
KYRGYZSTAN 1 0 4 5 80%  
*LAOS 82 1 47 130 37%  
LESOTHO 0 0 1 1 100%  
*LIBERIA 2 1 41 44 95%  
LIBYA 0 0 9 9 100%  
*LIECHTENSTEIN 1 4 15 20 95%  
*MACAO 20 24 15 59 66%  
*MACEDONIA 203 7 66 276 26%  
MADAGASCAR 1 0 7 8 88%  
MALAWI 1 0 8 9 89%  
*MALAYSIA 33 21 263 317 90%  
MALI 2 0 8 10 80%  
*MARSHALL ISLANDS 12 1 38 51 76%  
MAURITANIA 2 0 1 3 33%  
*MAURITIUS 3 3 20 26 88%  
MICRONESIA 8 0 100 108 93%  
MIQUELON ISLAND 0 0 1 1 100%  
MOLDOVA 5 0 9 14 64%  
MONGOLIA 3 0 8 11 73%  
MONTENEGRO 54 0 33 87 38%  
*MONTSERRAT 10 1 16 27 63%  
*MOROCCO 51 16 127 194 74%  
*MOZAMBIQUE 0 1 3 4 100%  
*MYANMAR 2 1 10 13 84.6%  
*NAMIBIA 0 1 18 19 100%  
NEPAL 5 0 17 22 77%  
*NEW CALEDONIA 0 1 7 8 100%  
*NICARAGUA 9 3 2,339 2,351 100%  
NIGER 4 0 2 6 33%  
*NIUE 0 1 0 1 100%  
OMAN 0 0 4 4 100%  
*PALAU 3 1 107 111 97%  
*PALESTINIAN TERRITORY 102 46 286 434 76%  
*PAPUA NEW GUINEA 0 3 9 12 100%  
*PARAGUAY 66 1 99 166 60%  
*PHILIPPINES 337 33 32,064 32,434 99%  
QATAR 2 0 20 22 91%  
*REUNION 0 1 2 3 100%  
*RUSSIA 32 4 254 290 89%  
RWANDA 0 0 1 1 100%  
SAUDI ARABIA 6 0 63 69 91%  
*SENEGAL 7 2 27 36 81%  
*SERBIA 131 7 1,127 1,265 90%  
*SEYCHELLES 0 1 5 6 100%  
*SIERRA LEONE 5 6 20 31 84%  
SOLOMON ISLANDS 1 0 2 3 67%  
SOMALIA 0 0 3 3 100%  
*SRI LANKA 73 2 105 180 59%  
*ST BARTHELEMY 0 1 0 1 100%  
ST MARTIN 15 0 17 32 53%  
SUDAN 25 0 2 27 7%  
*SURINAME 16 1 11 28 43%  
*SWAZILAND 0 2 11 13 100%  
SYRIA 12 0 7 19 37%  
*TAIWAN 281 13 1,844 2,138 87%  
*TANZANIA 4 1 49 54 93%  
*THAILAND 159 62 6,166 6,387 98%  
TOGO 3 0 3 6 50%  
*TONGA 1 2 12 15 93%  
TURKMENISTAN 0 0 1 1 100%  
TURKS AND CAICOS 1 0 18 19 95%  
*UGANDA 7 1 39 47 85%  
*UKRAINE 12 2 109 123 90%  
*UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 6 3 94 103 94%  
*URUGUAY 13 2 944 959 99%  
*VANUATU 0 2 1 3 100%  
*VENEZUELA 21 4 194 219 90%  
*VIETNAM 152 7 295 454 67%  
YEMEN 8 0 63 71 89%  
*ZAMBIA 1 2 15 18 94%  
*ZIMBABWE 10 1 22 33 70%  

TOTAL FOR NON-IDD COUNTRIES 2,641 720 60,791 64,152 96%  

TOTAL FOR ALL COUNTRIES 20,742 390,929 242,387 654,058 97%  

*Beneficiaries who live in these countries are re-routing their international direct deposit (IDD) payments to countries that participate in SSA’s IDD program.
**Payments made via license agreement