INBOUND TOURISM:OCTOBER 2020

Statistiche-NSO-2-6During the month under review, a total of 41,929 inbound tourist trips were undertaken for holiday purposes, while a further 2,966 were made for business purposes. Most inbound tourists were aged between 25 and 44 years (46.8 per cent), followed by those within the 45-64 age bracket (27.7 per cent) (Table 1). Inbound tourists coming from Germany were the most popular, with a share of 27.6 per cent of the total inbound tourists (Table 5).

When compared to October 2019, total nights spent went down by 78.6 per cent, amounting to 403,261 nights. The largest share of guest nights (46.2 per cent) was spent in collective accommodation establishments (Table 3).

Total tourist expenditure was estimated at almost €35.9 million, a decrease of 84.5 per cent over the corresponding month in 2019 (Table 4).

January-October 2020

Inbound tourist trips for the fi rst ten months of 2020 amounted to 630,690, a decrease of 73.9 per cent over the same period in 2019 (Table 6). Total nights spent by inbound tourists reached nearly 4.8 million, a drop of 72.1 per cent when compared to the same period of last year (Table 8).

Total tourism expenditure reached nearly €428.7 million, 78.4 per cent less than that recorded during the same period in 2019 (Table 9). Total expenditure per capita stood at €680, a decrease of 17.3 per cent when compared to the same period in 2019 (Table 11).

 

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