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Immigrant
Description:

any person, regardless of country of birth, who has changed his or her country of usual residence to Curaçao, meaning he or she has moved from abroad (including the islands that formerly constituted the Netherlands Antilles, other than Curaçao) to reside in Curaçao.

Keywords: immigrant, migranten
Imports of goods and services
Description:

Imports consist of purchases, barter, or receipts of gifts or grants, of goods and services by resident from non-residents (art.14.88).

Inclusion
Description:

The extent to which people perceive that society allows them to belong to it while at the same time permiting them to themselves.

Inflation
Description:


Inflation can be defined as one long economic process of  general increase in prices , resulting in currency deprecciation and increased of the cost of living
 

Intermediare of halfafgewerkte goedern
Description:

groeperen de goederen die één of meerdere industriële transformaties hebben  ondergaan en die nog moeten worden omgezet in afgewerkte goederen.

International Comparison Program (ICP)
Description:

The International Comparison Program (ICP) is a worldwide statistical partnership to collect comparative price data and compile detailed expenditure values of countries' gross domestic products (GDP), and to estimate purchasing power parities (PPPs) of the world's economies. Using PPPs instead of market exchange rates to convert currencies makes it possible to compare the output of economies and the welfare of their inhabitants in real terms (that is, controlling for differences in price levels). (www.worldbank.org \ ICP2011)

International reserves
Description:

The assets denominated in foreign currency, plus gold, held by a central bank, sometimes for the purpose of intervening in the exchange market to influence or peg the exchange rate. Usually includes foreign currencies themselves (especially US dollars), other assets denominated in foreign currencies, gold, and a small amount of special drawing rights (SDRs). 

International reserves
Description:

International reserves are any kind of reserve funds that can be passed between the central banks of different countries. International reserves are an acceptable form of payment between these banks. The reserves themselves can either be gold or else a specific currency, such as the dollar or euro.

International tourism expenditure:
Description:

as expenditure of outbound visitors in other countries including their payments to foreign carriers for international passenger transport. It also includes any other payments or payments afterwards made for goods and services received in the destination of destination. The definition is more extensive than that of the travel expenditure in the Balance of Payments in which international passenger transport is not included. (~ World Tourism Organization, WTO) 

Interpersonal trust
Description:

Entails the degree in which individuals trust another person. The statement that were used to measure interpersonal trust are "most people can be trusted" and "people try to help each other out". These statements could be answered by meanof a 5-point likert scale thet ranged from 1=complete agree.

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