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NRI Definition

  • An Non Resident Indian (NRI) is an Indian Citizen who resides in India for less than one hundred & eighty two days during the course of the preceding financial year, or
  • who has gone out of India or who stays outside India for the purpose of employment, or
  • who has gone out of India or who stays outside India for carrying on business or vocation outside India, or
  • who has gone out of India or who stays outside India for any other purpose indicating his intention to stay outside India for an uncertain period.

Countries With The Most Number of NRIs

United States3,437,000
United Arab Emirates3,425,144
Malaysia2,987,950
Saudi Arabia2,594,947
Myanmar2,009,207
United Kingdom1,764,000
Canada1,689,055
Sri Lanka1,614,000
South Africa1,560,000
Kuwait1,029,861

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