Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) fell 9.92% to USD 1,792 mil in Algeria in 2017

Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) (USD mil)
Economy | Algeria | February 1, 2019
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Workers' remittances received reached 1,989 USD mil in 2016 in Algeria, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, workers' remittances received in Algeria reached an all time high of 2,460 USD mil in 2004 and an all time low of 99.0 USD mil in 2007. When compared to Algeria's main peers, workers' remittances received in Morocco amounted to 7,088 USD mil, 2,634 USD mil in Spain and 1,821 USD mil in Tunisia in 2016.

Algeria has been ranked 58th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances received, 47 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Migrant remittances are the sum of workers.

Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Algeria USD mil 203 215 210 2,452 1,997
Chad USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Egypt USD mil 14,324 19,236 17,833 19,570 18,325
France USD mil 22,927 22,674 24,413 25,351 24,058
Italy USD mil 8,726 9,169 9,436 10,096 9,606
Libya USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Malta USD mil 227 200 246 253 226
Mauritania USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Morocco USD mil 7,256 6,508 6,882 7,789 6,904
Portugal USD mil 539 461 446 437 369
Spain USD mil 1,693 2,084 3,011 3,090 2,675
Tunisia USD mil 2,004 2,266 2,291 2,347 1,971