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Austria - Number of arrivals

29,460,000 (number) in 2017

In 2017, number of arrivals for Austria was 29.5 million. Between 1998 and 2017, number of arrivals of Austria grew substantially from 17.4 million to 29.5 million rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 5.68 % in 2015 and then decreased to 4.76 % in 2017.

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What is number of arrivals?

International inbound tourists (overnight visitors) are the number of tourists who travel to a country other than that in which they have their usual residence, but outside their usual environment, for a period not exceeding 12 months and whose main purpose in visiting is other than an activity remunerated from within the country visited. When data on number of tourists are not available, the number of visitors, which includes tourists, same-day visitors, cruise passengers, and crew members, is shown instead. Sources and collection methods for arrivals differ across countries. In some cases data are from border statistics (police, immigration, and the like) and supplemented by border surveys. In other cases data are from tourism accommodation establishments. For some countries number of arrivals is limited to arrivals by air and for others to arrivals staying in hotels. Some countries include arrivals of nationals residing abroad while others do not. Caution should thus be used in comparing arrivals across countries. The data on inbound tourists refer to the number of arrivals, not to the number of people traveling. Thus a person who makes several trips to a country during a given period is counted each time as a new arrival.

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What is Austria number of arrivals?

Date Value Change, %
2017 29,460,000 4.76 %
2016 28,121,000 5.21 %
2015 26,728,000 5.68 %
2014 25,291,000 1.93 %
2013 24,813,000 2.74 %
2012 24,151,000 4.95 %
2011 23,012,000 4.58 %
2010 22,004,000 3.04 %
2009 21,355,000 -2.64 %
2008 21,935,000 5.59 %
2007 20,773,000 2.49 %
2006 20,269,000