Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) rose 12.203166520108% to USD 198 mil in Niger in 2017

Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) (USD mil)
Economy | Niger | February 1, 2019
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Workers' remittances received reached 198 USD mil in 2017 in Niger, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 12.2 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, workers' remittances received in Niger reached an all time high of 219 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 4.29 USD mil in 1974. When compared to Niger's main peers, workers' remittances received in Algeria amounted to 1,792 USD mil and 1,040 USD mil in Mali in 2017.

Niger has been ranked 132nd within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances received, 5 places behind 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
Burkina Faso USD mil 221 210 308 396 385
Cameroon USD mil 219 210 244 283 242
Chad USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Egypt USD mil 14,324 19,236 17,833 19,570 18,325
Libya USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mali USD mil 784 827 895 920 801
Mauritania USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Morocco USD mil 7,256 6,508 6,882 7,789 6,904
Niger USD mil 166 152 146 219 172
Nigeria USD mil 20,617 20,543 20,797 20,806 21,158
Spain USD mil 1,693 2,084 3,011 3,090 2,675
Sudan USD mil 824 596 620 507 151
Tunisia USD mil 2,004 2,266 2,291 2,347 1,971