World Tourism Barometer About Tourism Performance for the First Months of 2018 Released by UNWTO

Jun 27, 2018


The latest edition of the World Tourism Barometer - concerning the first 4 months of the year 2018 - has been released by the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and it highlights how International Tourism exceeds expectations in the first months of  2018.

Europe remains the world’s largest tourism region and performed strongly during this period (+7%), pulled ahead by the destinations of Southern and Mediterranean Europe, and Western Europe (both +8%).

UNWTO World Tourism Barometer - April 2018 Edition

May 25, 2018


This issue of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and the accompanying Statistical Annex presents an analysis of outbound tourism based on international tourism expenditure and departures data for source markets for 2017. Additionally, it updates of the preliminary results for international tourist arrivals and receipts in 2017 reported by destinations around the world included in the January 2018 Advance Release. Furthermore, this issue includes an analysis of airline results and of hospitality markets in 2017.