Places/Travel Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances

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Remittance's meaning is, "A payment of money sent to a person in another place." This is a list of international remittances. More specifically, these are Top 50 countries that receive the highest worker remittances in the world. Worker remittances and compensation of employees are comprised of the current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. Undoubtedly India tops this list with the total remittance of $49,255,898,000 in 2009, which is interesting since Philippine remittances are the most well known. Data is in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank

1
India is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
New Delhi - 49,255,898,000

2
China is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Beijing - 47,553,070,000

3
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Mexico City - 22,152,800,000

4
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Manila - 19,766,000,000

5
France is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Paris - 15,550,500,000

6
Germany is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Berlin - 10,878,940,000

7
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Dhaka - 10,523,100,000

8
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
City of Brussels - 10,360,090,000

9
Spain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Madrid - 9,904,310,000

10
Nigeria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Abuja - 9,584,753,000

11
Poland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Warsaw - 8,816,000,000

12
Pakistan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Islamabad - 8,719,799,800

13
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Beirut - 7,558,139,000

14
Arab Rep. Egypt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Arab Rep. Egypt 7,149,600,000

15
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
London - 6,846,816,000

16
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Hanoi - 6,840,000,000

17
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Jakarta - 6,792,907,000

18
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Rabat - 6,271,361,000

19
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Belgrade - 5,406,200,200

20
Russian Federation is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Russian Federation 5,358,730,000

21
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Kiev - 5,073,000,000

22
Romania is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Bucharest - 4,928,000,000

23
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Brasília - 4,234,281,000

24
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Bogotá - 4,179,615,000

25
Guatemala is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Guatemala City - 4,026,200,000

26
Australia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Canberra - 3,861,899,900

27
The Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
The Netherlands 3,656,854,000

28
Jordan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Amman - 3,597,042,000

29
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Lisbon - 3,584,702,000

30
El Salvador is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
San Salvador - 3,480,000,000

31
Dominican Republic is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Santo Domingo - 3,476,800,000

32
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte - 3,362,800,000

33
Austria is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Vienna - 3,200,738,000

34
Sudan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Khartoum - 3,058,800,000

35
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Kathmandu - 2,985,612,000

36
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Washington, D.C. - 2,947,000,000

37
Italy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Rome - 2,682,861,000

38
Honduras is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Tegucigalpa - 2,553,000,000

39
Rep. of Korea is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Rep. of Korea 2,522,000,000

40
Ecuador is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Quito - 2,502,037,000

41
Peru is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Lima - 2,377,792,000

42
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Budapest - 2,276,833,000

43
Algeria is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Algiers - 2,193,465,000

44
Bosnia and Herzegovina is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Sarajevo - 2,167,278,000

45
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Bern - 2,118,573,000

46
Greece is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Athens - 2,020,324,000

47
Tunisia is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Tunis - 1,966,200,000

48
Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Kingston - 1,923,600,000

49
Japan is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Tokyo - 1,776,459,000

50
Tajikistan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Countries with the Highest Worker Remittances
Dushanbe - 1,748,152,000