International Tourist Arrivals

This key economic indicator for the Tourism sector has been recently updated.

  1. United States increased 2.9% of International Tourist Arrivals in 2018, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Spain International Tourist Arrivals rose 6.2% year on year at 82,083,009.57 Arrivals.
  3. In 2018 Italy was ranked number 5 in International Tourist Arrivals.
  4. In 2018 Qatar was ranked number 73 in International Tourist Arrivals attaining 2,583,805 Arrivals, compared to 81 in 2017.

Top Countries in International Tourist Arrivals

# 190 Countries Units (Arrivals) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
France
86,728,192 2018 -0.1 % +0.7 % View data
2 #2
Spain
82,083,010 2018 +0.4 % +6.2 % View data
3 #3
United States
79,134,506 2018 +2.9 % +2.5 % View data
4 #4
China
61,566,642 2018 +1.4 % +2.0 % View data
5 #5
Italy
57,896,447 2018 -0.6 % +4.0 % View data
6 #6
Mexico
39,410,740 2018 +0.3 % +10.3 % View data
7 #7
Germany
38,197,304 2018 +2.0 % +3.9 % View data
8 #8
United Kingdom
37,977,375 2018 +0.9 % +4.1 % View data
9 #9
Turkey
37,386,225 2018 -0.6 % -0.2 % View data
10 #10
Thailand
36,475,122 2018 +2.5 % +6.6 % View data
11 #11
Austria
29,776,045 2018 +1.1 % +3.7 % View data
12 #12
Japan
28,975,919 2018 +1.0 % +22.8 % View data
13 #13
Hong Kong
28,681,493 2018 +2.9 % +2.3 % View data
14 #14
Greece
27,583,945 2018 +1.4 % +9.0 % View data
15 #15
Malaysia
26,907,171 2018 +3.7 % +0.9 % View data
16 #16
Russia
25,433,323 2018 +4.3 % -3.8 % View data
17 #17
Canada
20,701,018 2018 -0.5 % +5.2 % View data
18 #18
Poland
18,277,731 2018 +0.1 % +3.0 % View data
19 #19
Netherlands
17,951,554 2018 +0.1 % +7.0 % View data
20 #20
Saudi Arabia
17,297,082 2018 +7.4 % +1.9 % View data
21 #21
India
16,240,233 2018 +4.5 % +18.4 % View data
22 #22
Croatia
15,702,665 2018 +0.7 % +7.5 % View data
23 #23
Portugal
15,525,551 2018 +0.6 % +11.1 % View data
24 #24
South Korea
14,930,578 2018 +12.0 % +4.2 % View data
25 #25
Singapore
14,109,254 2018 +1.5 % +3.5 % View data
26 #26
Indonesia
13,919,708 2018 -0.9 % +9.6 % View data
27 #27
Ukraine
13,538,651 2018 -4.9 % -11.3 % View data
28 #28
Vietnam
12,699,113 2018 -1.7 % +10.9 % View data
29 #29
Denmark
11,870,862 2018 +1.1 % +6.8 % View data
30 #30
Belarus
11,521,057 2018 +4.2 % +13.0 % View data
31 #31
Morocco
11,458,159 2018 +1.0 % +2.7 % View data
32 #32
Bahrain
11,401,634 2018 +0.3 % +4.5 % View data
33 #33
Romania
11,027,169 2018 +0.9 % +6.6 % View data
34 #34
Ireland
10,535,066 2018 +1.9 % +5.0 % View data
35 #35
South Africa
10,400,438 2018 +1.1 % +1.8 % View data
36 #36
Czech Republic
10,244,628 2018 +0.8 % +5.5 % View data
37 #37
Switzerland
9,869,628 2018 -0.2 % +1.9 % View data
38 #38
Bulgaria
8,970,730 2018 +1.0 % +5.4 % View data
39 #39
Australia
8,918,577 2018 +1.2 % +6.6 % View data
40 #40
Belgium
8,307,840 2018 -0.9 % +1.6 % View data
41 #41
Kazakhstan
7,687,720 2018 -0.2 % +2.4 % View data
42 #42
Egypt
7,460,825 2018 -8.5 % -4.0 % View data
43 #43
Sweden
7,194,284 2018 +2.0 % +6.6 % View data
44 #44
Argentina
6,881,168 2018 +2.4 % +5.6 % View data
45 #45
Brazil
6,746,689 2018 +2.4 % +3.0 % View data
46 #46
Philippines
6,720,538 2018 +1.5 % +7.5 % View data
47 #47
Tunisia
6,687,704 2018 -5.2 % -1.9 % View data
48 #48
Georgia
6,614,881 2018 +2.0 % +6.0 % View data
49 #49
Chile
6,486,094 2018 +0.6 % +12.7 % View data
50 #50
Dominican Republic
6,338,974 2018 +2.4 % +6.2 % View data
51 #51
Norway
6,326,396 2018 +1.2 % +5.8 % View data
52 #52
Cambodia
5,766,498 2018 +2.9 % +6.5 % View data
53 #53
Hungary
5,729,027 2018 +1.4 % +5.5 % View data
54 #54
Iran
5,175,249 2018 +6.3 % +1.6 % View data
55 #55
Albania
4,755,394 2018 +2.4 % +10.7 % View data
56 #56
Kyrgyzstan
4,652,166 2018 +1.8 % +2.4 % View data
57 #57
Cuba
4,597,227 2018 +0.1 % +10.1 % View data
58 #58
Peru
4,137,875 2018 +2.6 % +5.5 % View data
59 #59
Colombia
4,072,581 2018 -1.0 % +12.2 % View data
60 #60
Jordan
3,845,167 2018 +0.0 % -0.5 % View data
61 #61
Puerto Rico
3,807,077 2018 +0.3 % +3.7 % View data
62 #62
Myanmar
3,673,229 2018 +6.7 % +12.4 % View data
63 #63
New Zealand
3,599,924 2018 +1.3 % +6.5 % View data
64 #64
Uruguay
3,598,691 2018 -2.0 % +6.0 % View data
65 #65
Cyprus
3,586,964 2018 -1.8 % +8.3 % View data
66 #66
Slovenia
3,572,798 2018 -0.4 % +9.6 % View data
67 #67
Laos
3,510,593 2018 +7.8 % +5.4 % View data
68 #68
Israel
3,508,524 2018 -2.9 % +3.4 % View data
69 #69
Estonia
3,325,220 2018 +2.5 % +1.3 % View data
70 #70
Finland
3,130,027 2018 -1.6 % +2.3 % View data
71 #71
Costa Rica
3,050,864 2018 +3.1 % +4.7 % View data
72 #72
Andorra
2,842,060 2018 +1.5 % +4.1 % View data
73 #73
Qatar
2,583,805 2018 +14.5 % -0.2 % View data
74 #74
Uzbekistan
2,535,284 2018 -5.8 % +5.2 % View data
75 #75
Lithuania
2,529,991 2018 +0.3 % +4.7 % View data
76 #76
Oman
2,456,314 2018 +3.5 % +12.0 % View data
77 #77
Azerbaijan
2,453,658 2018 -0.0 % +2.9 % View data
78 #78
Algeria
2,375,303 2018 -3.1 % -2.8 % View data
79 #79
Zimbabwe
2,369,691 2018 -2.2 % +5.3 % View data
80 #80
Jamaica
2,363,668 2018 +0.5 % +3.3 % View data
81 #81
Malta
2,260,060 2018 -0.6 % +7.4 % View data
82 #82
Sri Lanka
2,225,555 2018 +5.2 % +11.8 % View data
83 #83
Iceland
2,219,234 2018 -0.3 % +22.4 % View data
84 #84
Slovakia
2,168,606 2018 +0.3 % +5.4 % View data
85 #85
Guatemala
2,128,414 2018 +0.7 % +7.0 % View data
86 #86
Latvia
1,990,431 2018 +2.1 % +5.3 % View data
87 #87
Panama
1,965,425 2018 +6.6 % +3.5 % View data
88 #88
Montenegro
1,913,559 2018 +1.9 % +7.6 % View data
89 #89
Ivory Coast
1,866,402 2018 +3.7 % +37.5 % View data
90 #90
Lebanon
1,846,836 2018 -0.6 % +7.7 % View data
91 #91
Nigeria
1,809,901 2018 +4.2 % +24.7 % View data
92 #92
Nicaragua
1,785,562 2018 -0.1 % +7.8 % View data
93 #93
Ecuador
1,628,049 2018 +1.3 % +3.6 % View data
94 #94
Botswana
1,605,944 2018 +0.3 % +0.8 % View data
95 #95
Paraguay
1,596,692 2018 +0.8 % +21.2 % View data
96 #96
El Salvador
1,568,149 2018 +0.8 % +4.1 % View data
97 #97
Guam
1,565,152 2018 +1.4 % +3.3 % View data
98 #98
Namibia
1,549,522 2018 +3.4 % +5.7 % View data
99 #99
Mozambique
1,539,688 2018 +6.4 % -4.0 % View data
100 #100
Armenia
1,516,334 2018 +1.4 % +6.9 % View data
101 #101
Serbia
1,507,411 2018 +0.7 % +10.3 % View data
102 #102
Bahamas
1,453,265 2018 +1.0 % +1.3 % View data
103 #103
Uganda
1,447,332 2018 +3.2 % +3.7 % View data
104 #104
Maldives
1,425,609 2018 +2.6 % +4.8 % View data
105 #105
Mauritius
1,363,489 2018 +1.6 % +6.5 % View data
106 #106
Senegal
1,362,782 2018 -0.2 % +5.1 % View data
107 #107
Kenya
1,326,386 2018 -2.8 % -1.6 % View data
108 #108
Tanzania
1,311,891 2018 +2.9 % +4.3 % View data
109 #109
Lesotho
1,229,208 2018 +8.1 % +23.2 % View data
110 #110
Bolivia
1,129,211 2018 -0.4 % +7.2 % View data
111 #111
Aruba
1,119,796 2018 +4.6 % +2.7 % View data
112 #112
Zambia
1,081,367 2018 -0.1 % +3.4 % View data
113 #113
Luxembourg
1,069,563 2018 +2.3 % +2.5 % View data
114 #114
Cameroon
1,060,074 2018 +4.2 % +6.3 % View data
115 #115
Rwanda
1,014,130 2018 +3.0 % +3.3 % View data
116 #116
Ethiopia
970,667 2018 +4.0 % +7.3 % View data
117 #117
Ghana
961,241 2018 +2.2 % -0.7 % View data
118 #118
Swaziland
947,699 2018 +2.9 % -0.4 % View data
119 #119
Bosnia and Herzegovina
930,549 2018 +0.8 % +12.0 % View data
120 #120
Nepal
905,932 2018 -3.6 % +2.6 % View data
121 #121
Honduras
865,226 2018 +1.7 % +0.1 % View data
122 #122
Malawi
863,967 2018 +3.2 % +1.7 % View data
123 #123
Fiji
854,456 2018 +1.4 % +5.3 % View data
124 #124
Sudan
853,107 2018 +4.9 % +7.6 % View data
125 #125
Cape Verde
679,817 2018 +1.8 % +6.2 % View data
126 #126
United States Virgin Islands
677,770 2018 +1.4 % +2.8 % View data
127 #127
Barbados
662,971 2018 -0.1 % +5.4 % View data
128 #128
Northern Mariana Islands
630,407 2018 -3.9 % +7.7 % View data
129 #129
Macedonia
628,710 2018 -0.4 % +9.5 % View data
130 #130
Yemen
528,688 2018 -2.6 % -11.8 % View data
131 #131
Palestine
493,048 2018 -2.0 % -2.0 % View data
132 #132
Haiti
487,647 2018 +4.4 % +3.0 % View data
133 #133
Venezuela
476,189 2018 +11.5 % -13.6 % View data
134 #134
Togo
474,894 2018 -4.3 % +7.8 % View data
135 #135
Mongolia
458,433 2018 -2.3 % +1.9 % View data
136 #136
Turks and Caicos Islands
440,673 2018 +5.8 % +8.7 % View data
137 #137
Belize
429,957 2018 +0.7 % +7.9 % View data
138 #138
Tajikistan
421,982 2018 -2.1 % +15.2 % View data
139 #139
Cayman Islands
418,680 2018 +0.2 % +4.0 % View data
140 #140
Trinidad and Tobago
400,720 2018 +1.4 % -1.6 % View data
141 #141
Democratic Republic of the Congo
398,854 2018 +5.7 % +15.9 % View data
142 #142
Saint Lucia
383,299 2018 -0.7 % +3.7 % View data
143 #143
British Virgin Islands
359,761 2018 +7.4 % -0.3 % View data
144 #144
Monaco
355,659 2018 +0.2 % +1.6 % View data
145 #145
Seychelles
351,363 2018 +0.4 % +8.8 % View data
146 #146
Angola
320,671 2018 +22.9 % -13.2 % View data
147 #147
Benin
285,962 2018 +1.8 % +4.4 % View data
148 #148
Suriname
281,829 2018 +1.4 % +2.5 % View data
149 #149
Burundi
275,454 2018 -7.9 % +3.3 % View data
150 #150
Madagascar
267,621 2018 +5.0 % +6.4 % View data
151 #151
Bermuda
258,623 2018 -4.2 % +1.9 % View data
152 #152
Bhutan
257,862 2018 +1.1 % +17.3 % View data
153 #153
Brunei
254,428 2018 -1.8 % +2.5 % View data
154 #154
Guyana
252,463 2018 +2.2 % +4.8 % View data
155 #155
Antigua and Barbuda
252,448 2018 +2.2 % +0.8 % View data
156 #156
Republic of the Congo
234,670 2018 +13.9 % +0.3 % View data
157 #157
French Polynesia
197,369 2018 -0.8 % +3.8 % View data
158 #158
Papua New Guinea
194,934 2018 +3.0 % +2.3 % View data
159 #159
Mali
191,850 2018 -0.8 % +6.2 % View data
160 #160
Grenada
168,813 2018 +0.5 % +5.7 % View data
161 #161
Niger
168,696 2018 +2.9 % +6.5 % View data
162 #162
Gambia
164,989 2018 +1.9 % -0.7 % View data
163 #163
Samoa
145,499 2018 -0.3 % +4.6 % View data
164 #164
Moldova
142,406 2018 -1.8 % +8.3 % View data
165 #165
Burkina Faso
139,230 2018 -2.6 % -8.6 % View data
166 #166
Eritrea
136,228 2018 +0.7 % -0.7 % View data
167 #167
Central African Republic
134,569 2018 +5.3 % +10.0 % View data
168 #168
Palau
133,805 2018 +8.8 % +4.4 % View data
169 #169
Saint Kitts and Nevis
123,619 2018 +1.3 % +2.9 % View data
170 #170
New Caledonia
121,012 2018 +0.0 % +2.3 % View data
171 #171
Vanuatu
107,353 2018 -1.5 % -0.5 % View data
172 #172
Chad
94,939 2018 +9.1 % -0.4 % View data
173 #173
Bangladesh
90,624 2018 -9.1 % -9.3 % View data
174 #174
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
76,522 2018 +0.7 % +1.2 % View data
175 #175
East Timor
75,285 2018 +1.7 % -1.0 % View data
176 #176
Dominica
73,504 2018 +2.1 % -1.2 % View data
177 #177
San Marino
70,836 2018 -9.2 % -0.1 % View data
178 #178
Liechtenstein
66,666 2018 -3.4 % +4.9 % View data
179 #179
Tonga
63,022 2018 +0.8 % +5.5 % View data
180 #180
Guinea
54,543 2018 +1.3 % -0.5 % View data
181 #181
Sierra Leone
49,840 2018 +1.5 % -9.3 % View data
182 #182
Guinea-Bissau
48,829 2018 +4.6 % +6.6 % View data
183 #183
Federated States of Micronesia
30,822 2018 -0.0 % -6.0 % View data
184 #184
Sao Tome and Principe
29,000 2016 +13.3 % +18.9 % View data
185 #185
Comoros
28,152 2018 +0.5 % +5.2 % View data
186 #186
Solomon Islands
25,856 2018 +0.6 % +1.2 % View data
187 #187
American Samoa
19,682 2018 -1.6 % -1.1 % View data
188 #188
Marshall Islands
5,882 2018 -2.0 % NA View data
189 #189
Kiribati
5,757 2018 -0.7 % -0.5 % View data
190 #190
Tuvalu
2,606 2018 +4.2 % +14.9 % View data

Source: World Bank

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