Workers' remittances paid reached 325 USD mil in 2017 in Cambodia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8.91 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Cambodia reached an all time high of 360 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 14.1 USD mil in 1992. When compared to Cambodia's main peers, workers' remittances paid in China amounted to 16,178 USD mil, 103 USD mil in Laos, 4,397 USD mil in Thailand and 111 USD mil in Vietnam in 2017.
Cambodia has been ranked 72nd within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.