Workers' remittances paid reached 5,865 USD mil in 2017 in Poland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 57.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Poland reached an all time high of 5,865 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 155 USD mil in 1994. When compared to Poland's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Czech Republic amounted to 2,060 USD mil, 22,091 USD mil in Germany, 20,610 USD mil in Russia and 584 USD mil in Ukraine in 2017.
Poland has been ranked 21st within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 16 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.