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Top 10 Countries OFW's and Aspirants Want

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POEA Top 10 Countries where OFW’s are deployed 
According to a recent report POEA Administrator shared that OFW destination in the past 2 years where mostly for the following countries:

  1. Saudi Arabia
  2. United Arab Emirates
  3. Singapore
  4. Hong Kong
  5. Qatar
  6. Kuwait
  7. Taiwan
  8. Italy
  9. Bahrain
  10. Malaysia

Behaviour of OFW and Aspirants 
Since 2004, Saudi Arabia has been the number one country in POEA’s deployment statistics.  It has been the source of most jobs with an average of 287,000 jobs yearly. Interestingly however based on JobStreet.com’s observation of jobseeker online behaviour, overseas aspirants seem to want to work in the:
Top 10 countries*.

  1. Australia and New Zealand
  2. Singapore
  3. Europe
  4. North America – Includes USA and Canada
  5. United Arab Emirates
  6. Japan
  7. Bahrain
  8. Qatar
  9. South Korea
  10. Macau

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*Top 10 List of preferred jobseeker countries is based on clicks on JobStreet.com pages and online campaigns.