Workers' remittances paid reached 22,091 USD mil in 2017 in Germany, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8.88 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Germany reached an all time high of 22,091 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 2,238 USD mil in 1971. When compared to Germany's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Austria amounted to 5,475 USD mil, 4,700 USD mil in Belgium, 13,503 USD mil in France and 5,865 USD mil in Poland in 2017.
Germany has been ranked 6th within the group of 142 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.