Compendium of Tourism Statistics, 2016 Edition

22 Feb 16

Statistical information on tourism’s multiple facets is pivotal in advancing knowledge of the sector, monitoring progress, promoting results-focused management, and highlighting strategic issues for policy decisions. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available on the tourism sector, the Compendium of Tourism Statistics provides statistical data and indicators on inboundoutbound and domestic tourism, as well as on the number and types of tourism industries, the number of employees by tourism industries, and macroeconomic indicators related to international tourism.

The 2016 edition presents data for 200 countries from 2010 to 2014, with methodological notes in English, French and Spanish.

The Compendium of Tourism Statistics is a reference guide for the measurement and analysis of the tourism sector. Together with the Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, they constitute UNWTO’s main publications on annual tourism statistics.

For more information, visit our Data and Compendium of Tourism Statistics pages.