(measure: million U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Micronesia: Remittances, million USD
For that indicator, we provide data for Micronesia from 2009 to 2014. The average value for Micronesia during that period was 19.29 million U.S. dollars with a minimum of 16.86 million U.S. dollars in 2009 and a maximum of 22.11 million U.S. dollars in 2014.
The latest value from 2014 is 22.11 million U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 149
countries is 2488602629.31 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.