Workers' remittances paid reached 2.57 USD mil in 1983 in Somalia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 52.2 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Somalia reached an all time high of 5.38 USD mil in 1982 and an all time low of 0.747 USD mil in 1979. When compared to Somalia's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Ethiopia amounted to 0.483 USD mil and 11.4 USD mil in Kenya in 1983.
Somalia has been ranked 83rd within the group of 95 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.