Workers' remittances paid reached 9,727 USD mil in 2017 in United Kingdom, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.52 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 11,597 USD mil in 2007 and an all time low of 838 USD mil in 1993. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Belgium amounted to 4,700 USD mil, 13,503 USD mil in France, 22,091 USD mil in Germany and 1,614 USD mil in Ireland in 2017.
United Kingdom has been ranked 16th within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid, 7 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.