(measure: million U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
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Zambia: Remittances, million USD
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Zambia from 2003 to 2018. The average value for Zambia during that period was 57.83 million U.S. dollars with a minimum of 36.3 million U.S. dollars in 2003 and a maximum of 106.97 million U.S. dollars in 2018.
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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.