Para este indicador, El Banco Mundial proporciona datos para Nueva Caledonia desde 2000 a 2021. El valor medio para Nueva Caledonia durante ese período fue de 0.63 billion U.S. dollars con un mínimo de -0.66 billion U.S. dollars en 2019 y un máximo de 2.68 billion U.S. dollars en 2012.
Definición: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in the reporting economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. Data are in current U.S. dollars.