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Burma Remittances

(million U.S. dollars, source: The World Bank)


Burma Remittances: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Burma from 2005 to 2006. The average value for Burma during that period was 75.61 million U.S. dollars with a minumum of 65.04 million U.S. dollars in 2006 and a maximum of 65.04 million U.S. dollars in 2006.


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Remittances are the money sent home by people who work in a foreign country. These are, for example, the money sent to Mexico by Mexican workers in the U.S.

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World Bank definition: 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars.