Niger - Workers' remittances and compensation of employees

Personal remittances, paid (current US$)

The value for Personal remittances, paid (current US$) in Niger was $101,229,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of $147,087,000 in 2014 and a minimum value of $6,368,831 in 2002.

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
1974 $17,569,250
1975 $20,334,750
1976 $20,225,950
1977 $21,849,590
1978 $34,011,970
1979 $45,373,850
1980 $53,417,380
1981 $47,948,080
1982 $48,370,960
1983 $43,454,410
1984 $40,738,600
1985 $48,911,220
1986 $72,848,890
1987 $65,576,050
1988 $68,931,080
1989 $56,333,960
1990 $66,479,400
1991 $65,379,470
1992 $64,901,900
1993 $61,300,470
1994 $46,539,590
1995 $28,640,780
1996 $33,392,470
1997 $19,975,350
1998 $20,961,040
1999 $18,520,410
2000 $11,876,800
2001 $10,329,610
2002 $6,368,831
2003 $9,041,633
2004 $24,867,270
2005 $29,311,720
2006 $29,266,190
2007 $18,012,930
2008 $22,302,110
2009 $25,197,680
2010 $72,179,810
2011 $111,510,400
2012 $90,693,340
2013 $91,488,540
2014 $147,087,000
2015 $101,229,000

Personal remittances, received (current US$)

The value for Personal remittances, received (current US$) in Niger was $181,636,800 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of $218,788,900 in 2014 and a minimum value of $4,291,567 in 1974.

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
1974 $4,291,567
1975 $7,787,679
1976 $6,290,006
1977 $6,447,420
1978 $8,486,374
1979 $8,649,801
1980 $11,283,630
1981 $9,181,859
1982 $7,133,158
1983 $6,838,710
1984 $7,458,406
1985 $8,983,603
1986 $15,965,650
1987 $16,131,150
1988 $15,699,270
1989 $13,231,630
1990 $13,890,890
1991 $13,019,890
1992 $18,172,080
1993 $15,870,740
1994 $6,903,760
1995 $7,705,123
1996 $4,498,073
1997 $5,335,213
1998 $18,782,890
1999 $26,628,270
2000 $14,424,640
2001 $21,972,920
2002 $18,965,890
2003 $25,481,750
2004 $59,712,110
2005 $66,369,880
2006 $78,108,190
2007 $79,350,380
2008 $93,726,010
2009 $101,716,200
2010 $134,292,500
2011 $165,934,800
2012 $151,843,100
2013 $145,870,800
2014 $218,788,900
2015 $171,517,300
2016 $181,636,800

Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)

Personal remittances, received (% of GDP) in Niger was 2.41 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 2.66 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.23 in 1996.

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
1974 0.42
1975 0.74
1976 0.59
1977 0.50
1978 0.48
1979 0.41
1980 0.45
1981 0.42
1982 0.35
1983 0.38
1984 0.51
1985 0.62
1986 0.84
1987 0.72
1988 0.69
1989 0.61
1990 0.56
1991 0.56
1992 0.77
1993 0.99
1994 0.44
1995 0.41
1996 0.23
1997 0.29
1998 0.90
1999 1.32
2000 0.80
2001 1.13
2002 0.87
2003 0.93
2004 1.96
2005 1.95
2006 2.14
2007 1.85
2008 1.73
2009 1.88
2010 2.35
2011 2.59
2012 2.19
2013 1.90
2014 2.66
2015 2.38
2016 2.41

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments