In One Chart: 10 countries that pour the most investment dollars into the U.S.

No country attracts more foreign investment dollars than the United States, according to recent data released by the Organization for International Investment. In total, the amount of money flowing in from abroad has reached $3.1 trillion through 2015. That’s an uptick of 37% since 2010.

We can thank the U.K. for a huge chunk of that.

“Although many decry the loss of American jobs to other countries, especially manufacturing jobs, foreign investments are creating many well-paying positions for American citizens,” says Raoul Amoros of cost-estimating website HowMuch.net. “This, in turn, supports the overall economy.”

He crunched the numbers and used this map to provide some perspective on where the investments are coming from in relative terms.

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