Workers' remittances paid reached 36,119 USD mil in 2017 in Saudi Arabia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.56 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 38,787 USD mil in 2015 and an all time low of 207 USD mil in 1971.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 4th 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.