Workers' remittances paid reached 300 USD mil in 2014 in Senegal, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.98 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Senegal reached an all time high of 300 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 24.0 USD mil in 1977. When compared to Senegal's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Gambia amounted to 25.2 USD mil, 35.9 USD mil in Guinea, 147 USD mil in Mali and 189 USD mil in Mauritania in 2014.
Senegal has been ranked 81st within the group of 157 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 9 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.