Workers' remittances paid reached 435 USD mil in 2018 in Romania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.792 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Romania reached an all time high of 593 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 1.00 USD mil in 1997. When compared to Romania's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Bulgaria amounted to 221 USD mil, 1,109 USD mil in Hungary, 165 USD mil in Moldova and 565 USD mil in Ukraine in 2018.
Romania has been ranked 73rd within the group of 152 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 6 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.