Special Report

Countries With the Most American Expats

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15. Switzerland
> US citizens living in Switzerland: 38,779
> Change from 1990: 19,463 – #16 largest increase
> Pct. living in Switzerland out of all expats: 1.29%
> GNI per capita, 2020: $69,190 – #6 out of 135 countries

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14. Peru
> US citizens living in Peru: 41,292
> Change from 1990: 35,146 – #6 largest increase
> Pct. living in Peru out of all expats: 1.38%
> GNI per capita, 2020: $11,510 – #85 out of 135 countries

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13. Bangladesh
> US citizens living in Bangladesh: 45,115
> Change from 1990: 16,556 – #19 largest increase
> Pct. living in Bangladesh out of all expats: 1.51%
> GNI per capita, 2020: $5,390 – #110 out of 135 countries

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12. Italy
> US citizens living in Italy: 54,011
> Change from 1990: -9,744 – #3 largest decline
> Pct. living in Italy out of all expats: 1.80%
> GNI per capita, 2020: $42,400 – #27 out of 135 countries

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11. Spain
> US citizens living in Spain: 57,112
> Change from 1990: 44,925 – #5 largest increase
> Pct. living in Spain out of all expats: 1.91%
> GNI per capita, 2020: $38,570 – #33 out of 135 countries

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