Workers' remittances paid reached 133 USD mil in 2015 in Mali, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 17.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Mali reached an all time high of 207 USD mil in 2018 and an all time low of 6.19 USD mil in 1977. When compared to Mali's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Algeria amounted to 72.1 USD mil, 181 USD mil in Burkina Faso, 172 USD mil in Mauritania and 101 USD mil in Niger in 2015.
Mali has been ranked 107th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 27 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.