Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) rose 9.5986281904457% to USD 402 mil in Togo in 2017

Workers' Remittances, Received (USD) (USD mil)
Economy | Togo | May 17, 2019
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Workers' remittances received reached 402 USD mil in 2017 in Togo, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.6 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, workers' remittances received in Togo reached an all time high of 427 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 4.12 USD mil in 1974. When compared to Togo's main peers, workers' remittances received in Benin amounted to 266 USD mil, 444 USD mil in Burkina Faso, 3,536 USD mil in Ghana and 22,001 USD mil in Nigeria in 2017.

Togo has been ranked 108th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances received, 7 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
Benin USD mil 172 208 249 304 214
Burkina Faso USD mil 221 210 308 396 385
Cameroon USD mil 219 210 244 283 242
Chad USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ghana USD mil 2,135 2,155 1,864 2,008 4,982
Ivory Coast USD mil 397 367 385 387 336
Mali USD mil 784 827 895 920 801
Niger USD mil 166 152 146 219 172
Nigeria USD mil 20,617 20,543 20,797 20,806 21,158
Togo USD mil 244 345 397 427 364