(measure: million U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Guyana: Remittances, million USD
For that indicator, we provide data for Guyana from 1977 to 2018. The average value for Guyana during that period was 148.9 million U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0 million U.S. dollars in 1977 and a maximum of 469.26 million U.S. dollars in 2012.
The latest value from 2018 is 327.94 million U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 147
countries is 2917.95 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.