Workers' remittances paid reached 9,249 USD mil in 2017 in Italy, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.825 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Italy reached an all time high of 14,501 USD mil in 2011 and an all time low of 106 USD mil in 1970. When compared to Italy's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Austria amounted to 5,475 USD mil, 13,503 USD mil in France, 226 USD mil in Slovenia and 26,598 USD mil in Switzerland in 2017.
Italy has been ranked 17th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 7 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.