Workers' remittances paid reached 111 USD mil in 2017 in Vietnam, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 46.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in Vietnam reached an all time high of 111 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 46.0 USD mil in 2014. When compared to Vietnam's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Cambodia amounted to 325 USD mil, 16,178 USD mil in China, 103 USD mil in Laos and 4,397 USD mil in Thailand in 2017.
Vietnam has been ranked 106th 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.