The latest updates from National Bureau of Statistics reveal over 177,000 expatriate workers in Maldives.
Moreover, the statistical bureau’s update reveal a total of 177,585 expatriates residing in Maldives as of March end.
According to the bureau, from the total, 112,588 are Bangladeshi nationals taking up 63% of the expatriate worker force.
On the other hand, expatriate workers from India stood at 28,840 while foreign workers from Sri Lanka stood at 15,670.
Additionally, data reveals a total of 5,029 Nepalese and 3,506 Chinese expat workers currently residing in Maldives for various employment necessities.