(measure: million U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
India: Remittances, million USD
For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1975 to 2018. The average value for India during that period was 21223.6 million U.S. dollars with a minimum of 429.88 million U.S. dollars in 1975 and a maximum of 74079.85 million U.S. dollars in 2018.
The latest value from 2018 is 74079.85 million U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 142
countries is 3051.58 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.