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Ethiopia - Number of arrivals

933,000 (number) in 2017

In 2017, number of arrivals for Ethiopia was 933,000. Between 1998 and 2017, number of arrivals of Ethiopia grew substantially from 112,000 to 933,000 rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 45.37 % in 2006 and then decreased to 7.12 % 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 Ethiopia number of arrivals?

Date Value Change, %
2017 933,000 7.12 %
2016 871,000 0.81 %
2015 864,000 12.21 %
2014 770,000 13.07 %
2013 681,000 14.07 %
2012 597,000 14.15 %
2011 523,000 11.75 %
2010 468,000 9.60 %
2009 427,000 11.49 %
2008 383,000 6.98 %
2007 358,000 8.48 %
2006 330,000

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