Ecuador - Workers' remittances and compensation of employees

Personal remittances, paid (current US$)

The value for Personal remittances, paid (current US$) in Ecuador was $148,351,800 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 35 years this indicator reached a maximum value of $188,000,000 in 1988 and a minimum value of $2,000,000 in 1990.

Definition: Personal remittances comprise personal transfers and compensation of employees. Personal transfers consist of all current transfers in cash or in kind made or received by resident households to or from nonresident households. Personal transfers thus include all current transfers between resident and nonresident individuals. Compensation of employees refers to the income of border, seasonal, and other short-term workers who are employed in an economy where they are not resident and of residents employed by nonresident entities. Data are the sum of two items defined in the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual: personal transfers and compensation of employees. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on IMF balance of payments data.

See also:

Year Value
1976 $23,600,000
1977 $24,800,000
1978 $11,500,000
1979 $43,400,000
1980 $66,900,000
1981 $66,200,000
1982 $125,000,000
1983 $86,000,000
1984 $122,000,000
1985 $114,000,000
1986 $167,000,000
1987 $147,000,000
1988 $188,000,000
1989 $175,000,000
1990 $2,000,000
1991 $3,000,000
1992 $3,000,000
1993 $3,010,000
1994 $5,000,000
1995 $4,000,000
1996 $9,000,000
1997 $4,400,000
1998 $5,010,000
1999 $5,000,000
2000 $6,000,000
2001 $6,932,673
2002 $7,281,253
2003 $6,504,694
2004 $6,500,000
2005 $54,020,040
2006 $62,455,630
2007 $83,155,620
2008 $65,597,440
2009 $95,347,860
2010 $135,971,200
2011 $148,351,800

Personal remittances, received (current US$)

The value for Personal remittances, received (current US$) in Ecuador was $2,680,665,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 35 years this indicator reached a maximum value of $3,341,338,000 in 2007 and a minimum value of $1,000,000 in 1989.

Definition: Personal remittances comprise personal transfers and compensation of employees. Personal transfers consist of all current transfers in cash or in kind made or received by resident households to or from nonresident households. Personal transfers thus include all current transfers between resident and nonresident individuals. Compensation of employees refers to the income of border, seasonal, and other short-term workers who are employed in an economy where they are not resident and of residents employed by nonresident entities. Data are the sum of two items defined in the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual: personal transfers and compensation of employees. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on IMF balance of payments data.

See also:

Year Value
1976 $3,300,000
1986 $3,000,000
1987 $3,000,000
1988 $2,000,000
1989 $1,000,000
1990 $51,000,000
1991 $56,000,000
1992 $75,000,000
1993 $202,920,000
1994 $276,230,000
1995 $386,120,000
1996 $488,960,000
1997 $647,720,000
1998 $798,720,000
1999 $1,089,520,000
2000 $1,322,301,000
2001 $1,420,558,000
2002 $1,438,023,000
2003 $1,633,427,000
2004 $1,838,042,000
2005 $2,460,000,000
2006 $2,933,809,000
2007 $3,341,338,000
2008 $3,088,633,000
2009 $2,742,436,000
2010 $2,599,027,000
2011 $2,680,665,000

Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)

Personal remittances, received (% of GDP) in Ecuador was 4.06 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 35 years was 8.29 in 2000, while its lowest value was 0.01 in 1989.

Definition: Personal remittances comprise personal transfers and compensation of employees. Personal transfers consist of all current transfers in cash or in kind made or received by resident households to or from nonresident households. Personal transfers thus include all current transfers between resident and nonresident individuals. Compensation of employees refers to the income of border, seasonal, and other short-term workers who are employed in an economy where they are not resident and of residents employed by nonresident entities. Data are the sum of two items defined in the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual: personal transfers and compensation of employees.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on IMF balance of payments data, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1976 0.06
1986 0.03
1987 0.03
1988 0.02
1989 0.01
1990 0.49
1991 0.49
1992 0.63
1993 1.35
1994 1.49
1995 1.91
1996 2.30
1997 2.74
1998 3.43
1999 6.53
2000 8.29
2001 6.68
2002 5.82
2003 5.75
2004 5.63
2005 6.66
2006 7.03
2007 7.34
2008 5.70
2009 5.27
2010 4.48
2011 4.06

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments