(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 2019. The average value for India during that period was 22484.83 million U.S. dollars with a minimum of 429.88 million U.S. dollars in 1975 and a maximum of 77978.96 million U.S. dollars in 2019.
The latest value from 2019 is 77978.96 million U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 109
countries is 3769.86 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.