This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from UK statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from UK statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other UK-specific metadata information.
Remittance costs as a proportion of the amount remitted
This indicator provides remittance costs as a percentage of the amount remitted
|Unit of measurement||
Remittances - Cost of sending and receiving small amounts of money from one country to another. These international transfers are often initiated by migrant workers.
Average Total Cost is calculated as the average total cost for sending USD 200 with all Remittance Service Providers worldwide.
See the Remittance Prices Worldwide methodology for more information. Data follows the UN specification for this indicator. This indicator has been identified in collaboration with topic experts.
|Data last updated||15 December 2021|
|Metadata last updated||14 February 2022|