Workers' remittances paid reached 219 USD mil in 2017 in Mozambique, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 123 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Mozambique reached an all time high of 219 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 15.7 USD mil in 1996. When compared to Mozambique's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Malawi amounted to 19.7 USD mil, 1,033 USD mil in South Africa, 114 USD mil in Tanzania and 121 USD mil in Zambia in 2017.
Mozambique has been ranked 90th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 19 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.