Workers' remittances paid reached 961 USD mil in 2017 in Angola, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 18.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Angola reached an all time high of 2,747 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 71.0 USD mil in 1988. When compared to Angola's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Botswana amounted to 67.9 USD mil, 88.4 USD mil in Namibia, 121 USD mil in Zambia and 513 USD mil in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2017.
Angola has been ranked 44th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.