Workers' remittances paid reached 956 USD mil in 2018 in Ghana, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 14.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Ghana reached an all time high of 2,607 USD mil in 2015 and an all time low of 3.20 USD mil in 1987. When compared to Ghana's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Benin amounted to 94.5 USD mil, 919 USD mil in Ivory Coast and 98.2 USD mil in Togo in 2018.
Ghana has been ranked 46th within the group of 152 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.