Workers' remittances paid reached 3,078 USD mil in 2017 in Denmark, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.61 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Denmark reached an all time high of 4,025 USD mil in 2008 and an all time low of 160 USD mil in 1993. When compared to Denmark's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Germany amounted to 22,091 USD mil, 11,355 USD mil in Netherlands, 4,659 USD mil in Norway and 1,672 USD mil in Sweden in 2017.
Denmark has been ranked 30th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 9 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.