Workers' remittances paid reached 847 USD mil in 2017 in Ivory Coast, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.81 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Ivory Coast reached an all time high of 919 USD mil in 2018 and an all time low of 192 USD mil in 1975. When compared to Ivory Coast's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Burkina Faso amounted to 199 USD mil, 27.8 USD mil in Guinea, 316 USD mil in Liberia and 155 USD mil in Mali in 2017.
Ivory Coast has been ranked 49th within the group of 157 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 8 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.