Workers' remittances paid reached 13.9 USD mil in 2017 in Fiji, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 13.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Fiji reached an all time high of 40.4 USD mil in 1999 and an all time low of 2.22 USD mil in 2000. When compared to Fiji's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Estonia amounted to 151 USD mil, 4,659 USD mil in Norway, 20,610 USD mil in Russia and 1,672 USD mil in Sweden in 2017.
Fiji has been ranked 139th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 7 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.