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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Labor > Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP

DEFINITION: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Guyana 255.43$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
2 Haiti 230.78$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
3 Honduras 216.62$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
4 Jamaica 186.23$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
5 El Salvador 167.43$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
6 Nicaragua 122.17$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
7 Guatemala 95.63$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
8 Dominican Republic 92.1$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
9 Ecuador 55.85$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
10 Grenada 46.41$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
11 Barbados 45.3$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
12 Belize 41.63$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
13 Paraguay 36.57$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
14 Bolivia 36.21$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
15 Mexico 28.33$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
16 Colombia 27.36$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
17 Costa Rica 21.03$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
18 Peru 18.14$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
19 Dominica 14.11$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
20 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 11.63$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
21 Antigua and Barbuda 10.28$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
22 Panama 8.15$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
23 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.62$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
24 Trinidad and Tobago 6.06$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
25 Aruba 5.23$ per $1,000 of GDP 2002
26 Uruguay 4.64$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
27 Brazil 4.45$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
28 Suriname 2.98$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
29 Saint Lucia 2.42$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
30 Argentina 2.25$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
31 Venezuela 1.06$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005
32 Chile 0.026$ per $1,000 of GDP 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Labor/Workers'-remittances-and-compensation-of-employees/Received/US$/Per-$-GDP

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