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Australia - International tourism expenditures as a share of total imports

13.66 (%) in 2017

In 2017, tourism expenditures as a share of imports for Australia was 13.66 %. Though Australia tourism expenditures as a share of imports fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1998 - 2017 period ending at 13.66 % in 2017.

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What is tourism expenditures as a share of imports?

International tourism expenditures are expenditures of international outbound visitors in other countries, including payments to foreign carriers for international transport. These expenditures may include those by residents traveling abroad as same-day visitors, except in cases where these are important enough to justify separate classification. For some countries they do not include expenditures for passenger transport items. Their share in imports is calculated as a ratio to imports of goods and services, which comprise all transactions between residents of a country and the rest of the world involving a change of ownership from nonresidents to residents of general merchandise, goods sent for processing and repairs, nonmonetary gold, and services.

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What is Australia tourism expenditures as a share of imports?

Date Value Change, %
2017 13.66 8.26 %
2016 12.62 19.36 %
2015 10.57 -0.32 %
2014 10.61 -5.19 %
2013 11.19 5.87 %
2012 10.56 -3.09 %
2011 10.90 -0.55 %
2010 10.96 -0.85 %
2009 11.06 6.60 %
2008 10.37 -3.20 %
2007 10.71 5.34 %
2006 10.17