There are around 8 Million Pakistanis are living abroad and mostly left the country just to make themselves financially strong.
During November 2016 alone, the inflow of worker’s remittances amounted to US $1616.43 million, which is 3.63% higher than October 2016 and 3.27% higher than November 2015.
The country wise details for the month of October 2016 remained as following:
Remittances received from Norway, Switzerland, Australia, Canada, Japan and other countries during November 2016 amounted to US $171.60 million together as against US $119.57 million received in November 2015.
Overseas Pakistanis remitted US $7874.49 million in first five months (July to November) of FY17, slightly down from US $8072.21 million received during the same period in the preceding year.