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$23 Billion on Call

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India is the largest recipient of overseas worker remittances in the world, edging out China and Mexico. In 2006, India received $23.5 billion in remittances from NRIs, of which almost half was in bank deposits, stocks and Real Estate.

Worker Remittances 2004 

India $21.7 billion
 China $21.3 billion
 Mexico $18.1 billion
 France $12 billion
 Philippines  $12 billion
 Pakistan $3.9 billion
 Bangladesh $3.4 billion

Source: World Bank 

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