Workers' remittances paid reached 513 USD mil in 2017 in Dem. Republic of the Congo, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Dem. Republic of the Congo reached an all time high of 920 USD mil in 2013 and an all time low of 26.4 USD mil in 2007. When compared to Dem. Republic of the Congo's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Angola amounted to 961 USD mil and 121 USD mil in Zambia in 2017.
Dem. Republic of the Congo has been ranked 60th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 58 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.