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Bank of Portugal: BPstat (remittances)
Provides, without restrictions, online access to the Bank of Portugal statistics, which include the main indicators about remittances received and paid. The search results in the data base can be downloaded in several formats, including Excel.

\Multidimensional analysis\ Balance of payments\ Emigrants/immigrants remittances with geographical detail

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Remittances received by country of origin (remittances of emigration) and remittances payed by the country of destination (remittances of immigration).

Source: Bank of Portugal.

Time period (migrants): since 1996 (previous historical series, only for remittances of emigration without geographical specification, since 1975).

Geographical scope: worldwide.

Included variables: country of origin and of destination of the remittances, value of remittances (in millions of euros).


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