Migration and Development Brief
Author

Dilip Ratha, Supriyo De, Eung Ju Kim, Sonia Plaza, Kirsten Schuettler, Ganesh Seshan, and Nadege Desiree Yameogo

April
2018
Thematic Working Groups
Data on migration and demographic changes
Labor migration
Policy and institutional coherence
Remittances, including access to finance and capital markets
Regions
Africa
East Asia and Pacific
Europe and Central Asia
Latin America and the Caribbean
Middle East and North Africa
North America
South Asia
The World Region
Abstract:

This Migration and Development Brief reports global trends in migration and remittance flows, as well as
developments related to the Global Compact on Migration (GCM), and the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators for volume of remittances as percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) (SDG indicator 17.3.2),
reducing remittance costs (SDG indicator 10.c.1) and recruitment costs (SDG indicator 10.7.1). This Brief has a special focus on transit migration.

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Press Release : EnglishEspañol , Français, لعربية   ,中文

Data on Bilateral Migration Matrix 

Data on Bilateral Remittance Matrix

Data on Remittance Inflows

Data on Remittance Outflows

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Recording of the Launch Event 

World Bank Migration and Remittances Website

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