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Table 2.—Revisions Due to New Source Data and Methodologies, 1986-95

[Millions of dollars]

(Credits +; debits -)/1/ 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995
Other private services receipts (line 9):
Revised 26,929 28,466 30,618 36,084 39,193 46,598 49,291 53,436 59,071 61,724
Changes due to new financial services estimates -1,450 -1,607 -1,336 -1,564
Revisions due to updated source data -585 -222 -194 -366 -342 -172 -256 -58 1,385 800
Previous 27,514 28,688 30,812 36,450 39,535 46,770 50,997 55,101 59,022 62,488
Other private income receipts (line 13):
Revised 60,020 53,332 68,946 89,064
Changes due to new financial services estimates 621 771 1,178 2,296
Changes due to SSFFA 2,255 1,643
Revisions due to updated source data -322 -386
Previous 59,399 52,561 65,835 85,511
Other private services payments (line 23):
Revised -23,687 -27,897 -30,980 -33,970
Changes due to new financial services estimates 2,534 4,187 5,224 5,236
Revisions due to updated source data -7 -85 -599 -1,058
Previous -26,214 -31,999 -35,605 -38,148
Other private income payments (line 27):
Revised -72,314 -93,768 -95,489 -83,063 -67,054 -63,041 -77,614 -97,977
Changes due to new financial services estimates -1 -2 13 15
Changes due to bond interest income 84 219 172 733 496 398 456 -67
Revisions due to updated source data -832 1,437
Previous -72,398 -93,987 -95,661 -83,796 -67,549 -63,437 -77,251 -99,362
Private remittances and other transfers (line 32):
Revised -10,578 -11,222 -13,020 -14,041 -14,602 -15,920 -15,696 -16,736 -19,506 -20,696
Changes due to immigrants' remittances -452 -623 -1,011 -1,343 -1,560 -2,056 -2,312 -2,954 -3,663 -4,485
Revisions due to updated source data -54 206 -143 -257
Previous -10,126 -10,599 -12,009 -12,698 -13,042 -13,864 -13,330 -13,988 -15,700 -15,954
Foreign securities (line 45):
Revised -49,166 -146,253 -60,270 -98,960
Changes due to new financial services estimates -2,751 -4,446 -4,550 -4,580
Revisions due to updated source data -5,921 -611
Previous -46,415 -141,807 -49,799 -93,769
U.S. nonbanking concerns' claims on unaffiliated foreigners (line 46):
Revised -32,804 -34,219
Changes due to SSFFA 1,335 -2,115
Revisions due to updated source data -1,518 2,532
Previous -32,621 -34,636
U.S. banks' claims on unaffiliated foreigners (line 47):
Revised -8,161 -69,146
Changes due to SSFFA and revisions due to updated source data -9,076 -10,142
Previous 915 -59,004
U.S. Treasury securities (line 58):
Revised 37,131 24,381 34,225 99,340
Changes due to new financial services estimates 274 318 256 283
Revisions due to updated source data 158 -24
Previous 36,857 24,063 33,811 99,081
U.S. securities, other than U.S. Treasury securities (line 59):
Revised 30,043 80,092 57,006 95,268
Changes due to new financial services estimates 176 228 97 -34
Revisions due to updated source data -1,716 726
Previous 29,867 79,864 58,625 94,576
  1. Credits (+): An increase in U.S. receipts and U.S. liabilities, or a decrease in U.S. payments and U.S. claims. Debits (-): An increase in U.S. payments and U.S. claims, or a decrease in U.S. receipts and U.S. liabilities.

NOTE.—Line references are to table 1 of "U.S. International Transactions, First Quarter 1996," in this issue of the SURVEY OF CURRENT BUSINESS.

SSFFA Survey of Selected Foreign Financial Assets held by U.S. residents as of March 31, 1994, conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the U.S. Department of the Treasury