Workers' remittances paid reached 445 USD mil in 2009 in Brunei, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.82 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Brunei reached an all time high of 445 USD mil in 2009 and an all time low of 89.2 USD mil in 2002. When compared to Brunei's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Indonesia amounted to 2,702 USD mil, 6,529 USD mil in Malaysia and 93.8 USD mil in Philippines in 2009.
Brunei has been ranked 59th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.