Migrant remittance inflow

millions, U.S. dollars, 1970–2016

Info Edit
    1970 Ranking
    1. Italy 1,232.00
    2. Algeria 211.00
    3. Australia 181.00
    4. Netherlands 133.00
    5. Israel 72.00
    6. Colombia 26.00
    7. Dominican Republic 25.00
    8. Austria 17.00
    9. South Africa 15.00
    10. Sweden 6.00
    11. Barbados 4.00
    2016 Ranking
    1. India 62,745.00
    2. China 61,000.00
    3. Philippines 29,878.00
    4. Mexico 28,542.00
    5. France 24,332.00
    6. Pakistan 19,847.00
    7. Nigeria 18,956.00
    8. Egypt 16,584.00
    9. Germany 15,715.00
    10. Bangladesh 13,680.00
    11. Vietnam 13,383.00
    12. Italy 10,669.00
    13. Spain 10,352.00
    14. Belgium 9,763.00
    15. Indonesia 9,234.00
    16. Guatemala 7,427.00
    17. Lebanon 7,309.00
    18. Sri Lanka 7,252.00
    19. United States 7,069.00
    20. Morocco 7,010.00
    21. Poland 6,820.00
    22. South Korea 6,395.00
    23. Nepal 6,276.00
    24. Russia 6,167.00
    25. Ukraine 6,161.00
    26. Thailand 6,025.00
    27. Dominican Republic 5,534.00
    28. Jordan 5,135.00
    29. United Kingdom 5,003.00
    30. Colombia 4,904.00
    31. Hungary 4,680.00
    32. Portugal 4,582.00
    33. El Salvador 4,581.00
    34. Honduras 3,845.00
    35. Japan 3,659.00
    36. Romania 3,514.00
    37. Yemen 3,351.00
    38. Burma (Myanmar) 3,312.00
    39. Serbia 3,199.00
    40. Czech Republic 3,196.00
    41. Sweden 2,944.00
    42. Austria 2,906.00
    43. Peru 2,889.00
    44. Brazil 2,740.00
    45. Ecuador 2,681.00
    46. Switzerland 2,482.00
    47. Jamaica 2,439.00
    48. Haiti 2,268.00
    49. Uzbekistan 2,263.00
    50. Croatia 2,253.00
    51. Slovakia 2,197.00
    52. Algeria 2,046.00
    53. Australia 2,043.00
    54. Ghana 2,042.00
    55. Senegal 2,005.00
    56. Kyrgyzstan 1,997.00
    57. Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,870.00
    58. Tunisia 1,794.00
    59. Tajikistan 1,778.00
    60. Kenya 1,727.00
    61. West Bank and Gaza 1,723.00
    62. Bulgaria 1,671.00
    63. Syria 1,623.00
    64. Luxembourg 1,606.00
    65. Malaysia 1,586.00
    66. Georgia 1,491.00
    67. Moldova 1,444.00
    68. Netherlands 1,418.00
    69. Bermuda 1,398.00
    70. Iran 1,355.00
    71. Canada 1,350.00
    72. Armenia 1,339.00
    73. Lithuania 1,306.00
    74. Latvia 1,275.00
    75. Denmark 1,269.00
    76. Nicaragua 1,268.00
    77. Bolivia 1,229.00
    78. Turkey 1,169.00
    79. Uganda 1,078.00
    80. Albania 1,065.00
    81. Israel 974.00
    82. Kosovo 972.00
    83. Iraq 837.00
    84. Finland 808.00
    85. Mali 803.00
    86. New Caledonia 736.00
    87. South Africa 715.00
    88. Belarus 709.00
    89. Slovenia 698.00
    90. French Polynesia 678.00
    91. Azerbaijan 643.00
    92. Ethiopia 642.00
    93. Liberia 642.00
    94. Norway 624.00
    95. Ireland 596.00
    96. Paraguay 576.00
    97. Costa Rica 542.00
    98. Panama 519.00
    99. Estonia 481.00
    100. Argentina 468.00
    101. Qatar 441.00
    102. Madagascar 437.00
    103. Hong Kong 401.00
    104. Burkina Faso 397.00
    105. New Zealand 396.00
    106. Montenegro 392.00
    107. Tanzania 387.00
    108. Ivory Coast 346.00
    109. Cyprus 343.00
    110. Cambodia 323.00
    111. Lesotho 316.00
    112. Afghanistan 312.00
    113. Kazakhstan 308.00
    114. Saudi Arabia 297.00
    115. Guyana 296.00
    116. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 289.00
    117. Togo 287.00
    118. Mongolia 263.00
    119. Fiji 255.00
    120. Mauritius 246.00
    121. Greece 245.00
    122. Iceland 243.00
    123. Cameroon 241.00
    124. Cape Verde 218.00
    125. Malta 203.00
    126. Mozambique 198.00
    127. Gambia 181.00
    128. Rwanda 163.00
    129. Faroe Islands 163.00
    130. Sudan 160.00
    131. Curacao 157.00
    132. Benin 132.00
    133. Comoros 132.00
    134. Samoa 132.00
    135. Trinidad and Tobago 128.00
    136. Chile 123.00
    137. Tonga 119.00
    138. Uruguay 116.00
    139. Niger 111.00
    140. Barbados 108.00
    141. Venezuela 106.00
    142. Guinea 96.00
    143. Laos 95.00
    144. Belize 87.00
    145. Djibouti 66.00
    146. Timor Leste 65.00
    147. Sierra Leone 59.00
    148. Saint Martin (Netherlands) 58.00
    149. Macau 58.00
    150. Burundi 53.00
    151. Saint Kitts and Nevis 52.00
    152. Zambia 44.00
    153. Guinea Bissau 39.00
    154. Oman 39.00
    155. Kuwait 35.00
    156. Malawi 33.00
    157. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 32.00
    158. Saint Lucia 30.00
    159. Grenada 30.00
    160. Botswana 29.00
    161. Marshall Islands 27.00
    162. Seychelles 26.00
    163. Micronesia 24.00
    164. Vanuatu 24.00
    165. Dominica 24.00
    166. Antigua and Barbuda 22.00
    167. Bhutan 21.00
    168. Solomon Islands 20.00
    169. Swaziland 17.00
    170. Saint Thomas and Principe 16.00
    171. Kiribati 16.00
    172. Papua New Guinea 11.00
    173. Angola 11.00
    174. Turkmenistan 9.00
    175. Namibia 8.00
    176. Aruba 7.00
    177. Suriname 7.00
    178. Congo (Kinshasa) 5.00
    179. Maldives 4.00
    180. Tuvalu 4.00
    181. Palau 2.00

    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