In the first quarter of 2021, 4.4 thousand foreign citizens from 89 foreign countries were working in Mongolia with labor contract with purpose of earning wage and income or voluntarily without purpose of earning wage and income.
The number of foreign workers is increased by 2.7 percent from the same period of the previous year and 9.8 percent from the previous quarter.
In terms of gender of all foreign workers with labor contract in Mongolia, 3.8 thousand (86.5%) were male and 0.6 thousand (13.5%) were female.
It is estimated there are about 300 women from foreign countries who work as babysitters in Mongolia. Mostly Filipino women are employed as nannies and babysitters for Mongolian families.