Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) rose 3396.3293657478% to USD 77.2 mil in Mauritania in 2017

Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) (USD mil)
Economy | Mauritania | February 1, 2019
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Workers' remittances received reached 77.2 USD mil in 2017 in Mauritania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3396 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, workers' remittances received in Mauritania reached an all time high of 77.2 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.307 USD mil in 1977. When compared to Mauritania's main peers, workers' remittances received in Algeria amounted to 1,792 USD mil, 1,040 USD mil in Mali, 6,823 USD mil in Morocco and 2,238 USD mil in Senegal in 2017.

Mauritania has been ranked 142nd within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances received.

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
Gambia USD mil 91.4 106 110 138 136
Guinea USD mil 64.5 66.3 93.0 121 131
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
Senegal USD mil 1,614 1,576 1,777 1,929 1,670
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