Workers' remittances paid reached 584 USD mil in 2017 in Ukraine, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.47 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Ukraine reached an all time high of 1,716 USD mil in 2013 and an all time low of 1.00 USD mil in 1996. When compared to Ukraine's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Poland amounted to 5,865 USD mil, 364 USD mil in Romania and 20,610 USD mil in Russia in 2017.
Ukraine has been ranked 58th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 4 places behind 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.