Workers' remittances paid reached 356 USD mil in 2012 in Gabon, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 48.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Gabon reached an all time high of 356 USD mil in 2012 and an all time low of 70.0 USD mil in 1978. When compared to Gabon's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Angola amounted to 2,051 USD mil, 72.9 USD mil in Cameroon and 51.1 USD mil in Congo in 2012.
Gabon has been ranked 68th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 11 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.