The Citizenship by Investment programs have scored big in recent years. According to our analysis, more than 150,000 golden passports have been granted by my nations for investments alone with the Caribbean countries leading from the front. The Five Caribbean countries issued 88,000 golden passports to investors. 

St.Kitts & Nevis36,742Figures based on European Commission Report
Dominica34,500Figures based on European Commission Report
Antigua7,200Data based on Antigua CIP Report
Grenada6,701Based on Ministry of Finance Grenada Report


Based on Figures from European Commission and data from St.Lucia CIP Annual report. Actual figures may vary.
Vanuatu10,500Figures based on EU report on Vanuatu citizenship March 2021,

Based on Government officially announced from 2009 to 2016, a total of 52,000 passports were sold as part of the economic citizenship program

Montenegro409Figures based on Montenegro government report

According to the figures registered with the General Directorate of Registration and Turkish Citizenship Affairs, the number of foreign investors who obtained Turkish citizenship until mid-2022 reached nearly 20 thousand foreign investors.

Cyprus6,779Based on EU report on naturalisations under the investor citizenship scheme from 2007 until 2020.
Bulgaria100Based on data from Justice Ministry

Based on ORGCES report, In total, since the inception of the Programme up till the end of December 2021, 1452 Main Applicants had their application successfully concluded. The IIP Regulations stipulate a threshold of 1,800 successful Applicants (excluding Dependants) for the whole duration of the Programme. Thus, the figure of 1,452 successful Main Applicants constitutes 81% of the quota established in the IIP Regulations. Total of 3,515 dependents were included in the application.


According to GlobalCIT report, based on information from January 2021, 20 applicants and 32 family members have acquired via CBI

North Macedonia121

Between 2005 and 2022, According to EU report

Jordan402According to Amman News
Cambodiano official figures on the number of passports issuedNA

Note: Compiled from official reports, media and other sources. Data may not be accurate for some countries.