Publications

Title Date
Measuring Sustainable Tourism: A Call for Action – Report of the 6th International Conference on Tourism Statistics, Manila, Philippines, 21 – 23 June 2017
Over 1000 leaders and practitioners from 88 countries convened in Manila, Philippines, at the 6th International Conference on Tourism Statistics: Measuring Sustainable Tourism (21–23 June 2017). Ministers, Statistical Chiefs, policy experts, statisticians, private sector and academics dedicated to...
2017
UNWTO Annual Report 2016 2017
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, 2017 Edition
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analysing international tourism flows and devising marketing strategies, such as those related to the positioning of national markets abroad. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available...
2017
Compendium of Tourism Statistics, 2017 Edition
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...
2017
Measuring Employment in the Tourism Industries – Guide with Best Practices
The facts and findings presented in this guide confirm that employment in tourism and the economic value of tourism in terms of employment remain inadequately measured and insufficiently studied. Employment in the tourism industries needs to be measured and described in a more consistent way...
2014
A Closer Look at Tourism: Sub-national Measurement and Analysis – Towards a Set of UNWTO Guidelines
The International Network on Regional Economics, Mobility and Tourism (INRouTe) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) jointly issue this document in the framework of their cooperation agreement signed in July 2011, through which INRouTe provides technical support to UNWTO. Central to this...
2013
Sources and Methods: Labour Statistics – Employment in the Tourism Industries (Special Edition)
This pioneering new title has been conceived to provide users and producers of tourism statistics, and those interested in labour statistics in general, with a consolidated volume on the measurement of employment in the tourism sector. It contains information on methodology, as well as descriptions...
2008
Enzo Paci Papers on Measuring the Economic Significance of Tourism - Vol. 5
These papers are part of the series that has been designed to serve as a platform for familiarizing statisticians and economic analysts interested in tourism with UNWTO’s Tourism Satellite Account Project. In more than 300 pages UNWTO provides on an annual basis useful and actual information. In...
2006
Measuring the Economic Importance of the Meetings Industry – Developing a Tourism Satellite Account
The Meetings Industry has emerged over recent decades as an important contributor to national economies. It is perceived as a significant and growing component of tourism and other industries and yet little reliable and consistent data exist to support this perception. With the lack of consistent...
2006
Enzo Paci Papers on Measuring the Economic Significance of Tourism Vol. 4
The new 4th Edition of the Enzo Paci Papers is the most recent volume in this well known series. The series has been designed to serve as a platform for familiarizing statisticians and economic analysts interested in tourism with WTO’s Tourism Satellite Account Project. In more than 200 pages WTO...
2004