(measure: million U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Brazil: Remittances, million USD
For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1979 to 2018. The average value for Brazil during that period was 1446.79 million U.S. dollars with a minimum of 5 million U.S. dollars in 1979 and a maximum of 2912.59 million U.S. dollars in 2008.
The latest value from 2018 is 2565.16 million U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 142
countries is 3051577604.53 million U.S. dollars.
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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.
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.