Migrant remittance inflow

millions, U.S. dollars, 1970–2016

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    A remittance is a transfer of money by a foreign worker to an individual in his or her home country. Inflow relates to the amount coming into a nation. Note that dollar values are not constant between years, e.g. a 1970 dollar may have greater purchasing power than a 2012 dollar.

    Source: Migration Policy Institute