Workers' remittances paid reached 144 USD mil in 2017 in Moldova, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.92 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Moldova reached an all time high of 154 USD mil in 2015 and an all time low of 0.330 USD mil in 1995. When compared to Moldova's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Bulgaria amounted to 199 USD mil, 364 USD mil in Romania, 20,610 USD mil in Russia and 584 USD mil in Ukraine in 2017.
Moldova has been ranked 96th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 1 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.