Macao: Remittances, percent of GDP

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 Macao

Remittances as percent of GDP

 Latest value 0.07
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2002 - 2022
 Average 0.23
 Min - Max 0.06 - 0.63
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Macao from 2002 to 2022. The average value for Macao during that period was 0.23 percent with a minimum of 0.06 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 0.63 percent in 2002. The latest value from 2022 is 0.07 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 173 countries is 5.36 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Macao - Remittances, percent of GDP - historical chart - 2002-2022




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.

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