Workers' remittances paid reached 292 USD mil in 2017 in Colombia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 12.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Colombia reached an all time high of 399 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 13.0 USD mil in 1970.
Colombia has been ranked 79th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 6 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.