Publications

Title Date
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
The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives Organizers
The ETC/UNWTO study on The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives Organizers aims at providing a better understanding of the Meetings Industry and the way meeting and event organizers make decisions. Aimed at DMOs, NTOs and NTAs, the study offers wide-ranging...
2015
Understanding Russian Outbound Tourism – What the Russian Blogosphere is saying Understanding Russian Outbound Tourism – What the Russian Blogosphere is saying about Europe
This joint ETC/UNWTO report provides useful insight into trends, themes and behaviour of Russian tourists to Europe based on ‘netnographic’ research – or ethnography adapted to the online social world. The study analyses the Russian consumer mindset with regard to preferred destinations, travel...
2015
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
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2008 – 2012, 2014 Edition Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2008 – 2012, 2014 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...
2014
Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2008 – 2012, 2014 Edition Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2008 – 2012, 2014 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...
2014
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2007–2011, 2013 Edition Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2007–2011, 2013 Edition
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analyzing 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...
2013
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
Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2007 – 2011, 2013 Edition Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2007 – 2011, 2013 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...
2013
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2006 – 2010, 2012 Edition Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2006 – 2010, 2012 Edition
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analyzing 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...
2012