Workers' remittances paid reached 4,915 USD mil in 2017 in Canada, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.23 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Canada reached an all time high of 5,941 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 1,137 USD mil in 1993. When compared to Canada's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Australia amounted to 6,766 USD mil, 806 USD mil in Mexico, 9,727 USD mil in United Kingdom and 67,964 USD mil in USA in 2017.
Canada has been ranked 25th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 10 places behind 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.