Workers' remittances paid reached 298 USD mil in 2017 in Haiti, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Haiti reached an all time high of 298 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 3.28 USD mil in 1972. When compared to Haiti's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Dominican Republic amounted to 635 USD mil and 296 USD mil in Jamaica in 2017.
Haiti has been ranked 77th 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.