Country-income classification for IAMCR membership

IAMCR fees depend on category of membership and country of residence.*

Country classifications are based on World Bank classifications.**

For more information, consult the World Bank Country and Lending Groups page.

* Country of residence is where a member lives. Not where s/he is from. 

High-income economies

Andorra
Antigua and Barbuda
Aruba
Australia
Austria
Bahamas, The
Bahrain
Barbados
Belgium
Bermuda
British Virgin Islands
Brunei Darussalam
Canada
Cayman Islands
Channel Islands
Chile
Curaçao
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Faeroe Islands
Finland
France
French Polynesia
Germany
Gibraltar
Greece
Greenland
Guam
Hungary
Hong Kong SAR, China
Iceland
Ireland
Isle of Man
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea, Rep.
Kuwait
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macao SAR, China
Malta
Monaco
Netherlands
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Oman
Panama
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Qatar
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Seychelles
Singapore
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic
Slovenia
Spain
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Martin (French part)
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Middle-income economies

Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Argentina
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Belarus
Belize
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Bulgaria
China
Colombia
Costa Rica
Croatia
Cuba
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Equatorial Guinea
Fiji
Gabon
Georgia
Grenada
Guatemala
Guyana
Iran, Islamic Rep.
Iraq
Jamaica
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Lebanon
Libya
Macedonia, FYR
Malaysia
Maldives
Marshall Islands
Mauritius
Mexico
Montenegro
Namibia
Nauru
Palau
Paraguay
Peru
Romania
Russian Federation
Samoa
Serbia
South Africa
St. Lucia
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Suriname
Thailand
Tonga
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu

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Low-income economies

Afghanistan
Angola
Bangladesh
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Congo, Rep.
Côte d'Ivoire
Djibouti
Egypt, Arab Rep.
El Salvador
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Gambia, The
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Haiti
Honduras
India
Indonesia
Kenya
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Kosovo  
Kyrgyz Republic
Lao PDR
Lesotho
Liberia
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova
Mongolia
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Nepal
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria  
Pakistan  
Papua New Guinea  
Philippines
Rwanda
São Tomé and Principe
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Sudan
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Swaziland
Syrian Arab Republic
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tunisia
Uganda
Ukraine
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela, RB
Vietnam
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep.
Zambia
Zimbabwe


* Country of residence is where a member lives. Not where s/he is from. 

** For the current 2019 fiscal year, low-income economies are defined as those with a GNI per capita, calculated using the World Bank Atlas method, of $3,895 or less; middle-income economies are those with a GNI per capita between $3,896 and $12,055; high-income economies are those with a GNI per capita of $12,056 or more.