For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Libya from 2000 to 2006. The average value for Libya during that period was 0.03 percent with a minimum of 0.02 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 0.03 percent in 2001.
The latest value from 2006 is 0.03 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2006 based on 166
countries is 4.66 percent.
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Definition: Personal remittances comprise personal transfers and compensation of employees. 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. Compensation of employees refers to the income of border, seasonal, and other short-term workers who are employed in an economy where they are not resident and of residents employed by nonresident entities. Data are the sum of two items defined in the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual: personal transfers and compensation of employees.