Workers' remittances paid reached 45.6 USD mil in 2017 in Belize, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.897 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Belize reached an all time high of 45.6 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 4.65 USD mil in 1986. When compared to Belize's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Guatemala amounted to 28.2 USD mil, 65.1 USD mil in Honduras, 806 USD mil in Mexico and 67,964 USD mil in USA in 2017.
Belize has been ranked 124th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.