Workers' remittances paid reached 252 USD mil in 2017 in Bolivia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.95 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Bolivia reached an all time high of 252 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.80 USD mil in 1976. When compared to Bolivia's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Brazil amounted to 2,238 USD mil and 438 USD mil in Chile in 2017.
Bolivia has been ranked 86th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 9 places above 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.