Remittances sent abroad from Saudi Arabia, in millions of US$ (2006-2012)
Source: SAMA Quarterly Statistical Bulletin, 1st quarter 2013.
Personal remittances is the sum of “personal transfers” (which includes workers’ remittances) and “compensation of employees”, listed in the balance of payments.
2. Institution which provides data
Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), the Central Bank of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
3. Data availability
The balance of payments is published in SAMA Quarterly Statistical Bulletin, available online in English in PDF and Excel formats:
(no back issues and data prior to 2006 are available on the web site of SAMA).