PAYMENTS TO BENEFICIARIES OUTSIDE THE U.S.

September 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 5 38 64 107 95%  
ANGUILLA Nov - 99 55 20 58 133 59%  
ANTIGUA Aug - 99 34 44 112 190 82%  
ARGENTINA May - 14 372 8 3,122 3,502 89%  
AUSTRALIA Jul - 98 207 12,105 2,609 14,921 99%  
AUSTRIA May - 99 36 2,458 478 2,972 99%  
BAHAMAS Sep - 99 23 59 137 219 89%  
BANGLADESH Jun - 17 43 10 63 116 63%  
BARBADOS Jul - 99 68 396 534 998 93%  
BELGIUM Jul - 99 47 1,765 507 2,319 98%  
BELIZE May - 14 41 1 676 718 94%  
BOLIVIA Aug - 15 34 137 466 637 95%  
BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA Apr - 17 7 242 348 597 99%  
BRAZIL May - 14 161 36 2,296 2,493 94%  
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS Mar - 00 25 0 91 116 78%  
BULGARIA Jun - 16 11 250 298 559 98%  
CANADA Jul - 89 7,700 73,940 30,336 111,976 93%  
CAPE VERDE Aug - 15 53 169 38 260 80%  
CAYMAN ISLANDS Nov - 99 54 1 200 255 79%  
CHINA Aug - 15 368 169 834 1,371 73%  
COLOMBIA May - 14 48 20 6,837 6,905 99%  
COSTA RICA Jun - 16 37 13 6,113 6,163 99%  
CROATIA May - 14 27 124 1,431 1,582 98%  
CYPRUS Nov - 99 2 479 121 602 99%  
CZECH REPUBLIC May - 14 48 140 1,219 1,407 97%  
DENMARK Aug - 99 1 1,584 315 1,900 99%  
DOMINICA May - 14 17 21 87 125 86%  
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC May - 14 42 6,639 1,086 7,767 99%  
EGYPT Feb - 13 59 7 886 952 94%  
ESTONIA Jul - 11 0 29 42 71 100%  
ETHIOPIA Apr - 17 43 40 86 169 75%  
FINLAND Nov - 99 1 941 173 1,115 99%  
FRANCE Mar - 92 124 11,683 3,844 15,651 99%  
GERMANY Oct - 90 374 33,144 7,476 40,994 99%  
GHANA May - 14 26 327 196 549 95%  
GREECE Dec - 03 121 9,799 14,162 24,082 99%  
GRENADA Dec - 99 22 130 67 219 90%  
HAITI Dec - 00 9 14 206 229 96%  
HONG KONG Nov - 99 61 1,505 836 2,402 97%  
HUNGARY Apr - 05 44 702 1,423 2,169 98%  
ICELAND May - 13 0 67 74 141 100%  
INDIA May - 11 65 1,112 1,796 2,973 98%  
INDONESIA Oct - 14 14 85 386 485 97%  
IRELAND May - 95 262 8,563 1,503 10,328 97%  
ISRAEL May - 03 726 5,073 6,491 12,290 94%  
ITALY Feb - 93 491 26,008 3,234 29,733 98%  
JAMAICA Apr - 00 241 350 1,677 2,268 89%  
JAPAN Apr - 05 145 73,110 7,017 80,272 99%  
JORDAN Apr - 14 13 0 616 629 98%  
LAOS May - 17 86 6 54 146 41%  
LATVIA Aug - 15 2 86 94 182 99%  
LEBANON Jun - 16 77 371 322 770 90%  
LITHUANIA Feb - 13 8 104 85 197 96%  
LUXEMBOURG Feb - 13 9 125 73 207 96%  
MACEDONIA Apr - 17 21 210 52 283 93%  
MALAYSIA May - 17 26 28 268 322 92%  
MALTA Nov - 99 11 519 225 755 99%  
MARTINIQUE Aug - 15 21 8 11 40 48%  
MEXICO Oct - 03 226 38,765 21,026 60,017 99%  
MONACO Oct - 14 0 45 44 89 100%  
NETHERLANDS May - 00 25 4,986 1,055 6,066 99%  
NEW ZEALAND Mar - 00 53 1,121 951 2,125 98%  
NIGERIA Jun - 16 16 91 103 210 92%  
NORWAY Aug - 90 2 6,260 480 6,742 99%  
PAKISTAN Aug - 15 97 155 288 540 82%  
PANAMA Feb - 05 15 1,802 1,343 3,160 100%  
PERU Aug - 15 47 10 2,406 2,463 98%  
POLAND Apr - 04 936 4,746 24,731 30,413 97%  
PORTUGAL Dec - 96 417 10,145 2,374 12,936 97%  
ROMANIA Aug - 15 302 602 466 1,370 78%  
SAN MARINO Oct - 14 0 382 22 404 100%  
SIERRA LEONE Apr - 17 2 17 23 42 95%  
SINGAPORE Feb - 13 12 78 274 364 97%  
SLOVAKIA Feb - 13 18 85 371 474 96%  
SLOVENIA Feb - 13 7 109 63 179 96%  
SOUTH AFRICA Aug - 99 6 429 354 789 99%  
SOUTH KOREA Jan - 15 1,592 2,634 1,333 5,559 71%  
SPAIN Dec - 95 52 10,267 2,231 12,550 99%  
SRI LANKA Jun - 17 72 7 116 195 63%  
ST KITTS Nov - 99 56 16 61 133 58%  
ST LUCIA Feb - 00 24 53 84 161 85%  
ST MAARTEN Jan - 08 15 1 20 36 58%  
ST VINCENT Mar - 00 18 38 44 100 82%  
SWEDEN Jul - 96 6 5,643 834 6,483 99%  
SWITZERLAND Jul - 99 240 6,046 1,323 7,609 97%  
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO Jul - 99 153 80 1,014 1,247 88%  
TUNISIA Jun - 16 1 31 32 64 98%  
TURKEY Feb - 13 52 553 511 1,116 95%  
UNITED KINGDOM Jun - 87 188 28,836 8,118 37,142 99%  
WESTERN SAMOA Apr - 13 1 131 33 165 99%  

TOTAL FOR IDD COUNTRIES 17,319 399,178 185,979 602,476 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 8 8 100%  
*ALAND ISLANDS 0 26 0 26 100%  
*ALGERIA 5 3 15 23 78%  
*ANDORRA 2 17 10 29 93%  
ANGOLA 0 0 2 2 100%  
*ARMENIA 2 1 48 51 96%  
ARUBA 14 0 30 44 68%  
AZERBAIJAN 0 0 2 2 100%  
BAHRAIN 0 0 9 9 100%  
BELARUS 0 0 7 7 100%  
*BENIN 1 1 1 3 67%  
*BERMUDA 43 1 304 348 88%  
BHUTAN 0 0 1 1 100%  
BONAIRE 2 0 16 18 89%  
BOTSWANA 2 0 14 16 88%  
BRUNEI 3 0 0 3 0%  
BURKINA FASO 2 0 3 5 60%  
*CAMBODIA 48 5 160 213 77%  
CAMEROON 0 0 13 13 100%  
*CHILE 177 16 2,617 2,810 94%  
COOK ISLANDS 0 0 16 16 100%  
COTE D'IVOIRE 2 0 7 9 78%  
*CURACAO 12 1 26 39 69%  
DEM REP OF CONGO 0 0 3 3 100%  
DJIBOUTI 1 0 1 2 50%  
*ECUADOR 14 4 4,260 4,278 99%  
*EL SALVADOR 7 2 2,396 2,405 99%  
ERITREA 22 0 17 39 44%  
FALKLAND ISLANDS 0 0 2 2 100%  
*FAROE ISLANDS 0 11 0 11 100%  
*FIJI 25 6 63 94 73%  
*FRENCH GUIANA 0 2 0 2 100%  
FRENCH POLYNESIA 8 0 40 48 83%  
GAMBIA 4 0 21 25 84%  
GEORGIA 6 0 18 24 75%  
*GIBRALTAR 1 5 3 9 89%  
*GREENLAND 0 2 4 6 100%  
*GUADELOUPE 4 3 5 12 67%  
GUATEMALA 20 0 1,918 1,938 99%  
*GUERNSEY 1 36 7 44 98%  
GUINEA 1 0 1 2 50%  
*GUYANA 6 2 239 247 98%  
*HONDURAS 18 1 1,078 1,097 98%  
IRAN 1 0 0 1 0%  
IRAQ 1 0 6 7 86%  
*ISLE OF MAN 0 45 16 61 100%  
*JERSEY 1 33 11 45 98%  
KAZAKHSTAN 0 0 9 9 100%  
*KENYA 45 4 200 249 82%  
*KOSOVO 2 4 7 13 85%  
KUWAIT 0 0 14 14 100%  
KYRGYZSTAN 1 0 7 8 88%  
LESOTHO 0 0 3 3 100%  
LIBERIA 2 0 51 53 96%  
*LIBYA 1 2 5 8 88%  
*LIECHTENSTEIN 0 5 15 20 100%  
*MACAO 19 25 17 61 69%  
MADAGASCAR 1 0 7 8 88%  
MALAWI 1 0 9 10 90%  
MALDIVES 0 0 1 1 100%  
*MALI 2 2 7 11 82%  
*MARSHALL ISLANDS 8 1 44 53 85%  
MAURITANIA 2 0 2 4 50%  
*MAURITIUS 1 4 20 25 96%  
MICRONESIA 10 0 97 107 91%  
MOLDOVA 2 0 12 14 86%  
MONGOLIA 2 0 11 13 85%  
MONTENEGRO 49 0 35 84 42%  
*MONTSERRAT 12 1 16 29 59%  
*MOROCCO 61 17 135 213 71%  
*MOZAMBIQUE 0 1 3 4 100%  
*MYANMAR 3 1 12 16 81%  
NAMIBIA 0 3 21 24 100%  
NEPAL 5 0 20 25 80%  
*NEW CALEDONIA 0 2 8 10 100%  
*NICARAGUA 13 2 2,486 2,501 99%  
NIGER 3 0 3 6 50%  
*NIUE 0 1 0 1 100%  
OMAN 0 0 7 7 100%  
*PALAU 2 1 111 114 98%  
*PALESTINIAN TERRITORY 97 56 310 463 79%  
*PAPUA NEW GUINEA 0 3 10 13 100%  
*PARAGUAY 62 1 108 171 64%  
*PHILIPPINES 299 39 33,131 33,469 99%  
QATAR 2 0 22 24 92%  
REUNION 0 0 1 1 100%  
*RUSSIA 27 5 277 309 91%  
RWANDA 0 0 2 2 100%  
SAUDI ARABIA 4 0 69 73 95%  
*SENEGAL 9 3 27 39 77%  
*SERBIA 57 128 1,111 1,296 96%  
SEYCHELLES 0 0 5 5 100%  
SOLOMON ISLANDS 1 0 2 3 67%  
SOMALIA 0 0 7 7 100%  
*ST BARTHELEMY 0 1 0 1 100%  
*ST MARTIN 12 1 17 30 60%  
SUDAN 27 0 3 30 10%  
*SURINAME 15 1 11 27 44%  
*SWAZILAND 1 1 11 13 92%  
SYRIA 8 0 7 15 47%  
*TAIWAN 267 46 2,035 2,348 89%  
*TANZANIA 5 1 50 56 91%  
*THAILAND 148 74 6,427 6,649 98%  
TOGO 3 0 4 7 57%  
*TONGA 1 2 14 17 94%  
TURKMENISTAN 0 0 1 1 100%  
TURKS AND CAICOS 2 0 16 18 89%  
*UGANDA 1 1 46 48 98%  
*UKRAINE 10 2 119 131 92%  
*UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 11 4 103 118 91%  
*URUGUAY 9 4 931 944 99%  
*VANUATU 0 2 1 3 100%  
*VENEZUELA 17 5 212 234 93%  
*VIETNAM 159 10 352 521 69%  
YEMEN 0 0 73 73 100%  
*ZAMBIA 0 2 16 18 100%  
*ZIMBABWE 8 1 24 33 76%  

TOTAL FOR NON-IDD COUNTRIES 1,965 692 62,368 65,025 97%  

TOTAL FOR ALL COUNTRIES 19,284 399,870 248,347 667,501 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 to IRAN are via license agreement.