Workers' remittances paid reached 4,397 USD mil in 2017 in Thailand, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.81 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Thailand reached an all time high of 4,397 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 10.8 USD mil in 1977. When compared to Thailand's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Cambodia amounted to 325 USD mil, 103 USD mil in Laos, 2,758 USD mil in Malaysia and 96.4 USD mil in Myanmar in 2017.
Thailand has been ranked 29th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.