Workers' remittances paid reached 135 USD mil in 2017 in Rwanda, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.756 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Rwanda reached an all time high of 135 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.11 USD mil in 1995. When compared to Rwanda's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Burundi amounted to 15.7 USD mil, 114 USD mil in Tanzania, 319 USD mil in Uganda and 513 USD mil in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2017.
Rwanda has been ranked 98th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 2 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.