Workers' remittances received reached 3,536 USD mil in 2017 in Ghana, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 18.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances received in Ghana reached an all time high of 4,982 USD mil in 2015 and an all time low of 0.500 USD mil in 1983. When compared to Ghana's main peers, workers' remittances received in Benin amounted to 266 USD mil, 379 USD mil in Ivory Coast and 402 USD mil in Togo in 2017.
Ghana has been ranked 39th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances received, 78 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|
|Burkina Faso||USD mil||221||210||308||396||385|
|Ivory Coast||USD mil||397||367||385||387||336|