International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) rose 11.2% to USD 1,546 mil in Uruguay in 2016

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) (USD mil)
Travel & Hospitality | Uruguay | March 11, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism reached 1,546 USD mil in 2016 in Uruguay, according to Eurostat. This is 11.2 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Uruguay reached an all time high of 1,596 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 236 USD mil in 2003. When compared to Uruguay's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in Argentina amounted to 11,729 USD mil, 17,068 USD mil in Brazil, 2,715 USD mil in Chile and 512 USD mil in Paraguay in 2016.

Uruguay has been ranked 69th within the group of 146 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 36 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

International tourism expenditure is the expenditure of international outbound visitors in other countries, including payments to foreign carriers for international transport.

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Argentina USD mil 7,602 8,466 8,421 7,837 9,348
Bolivia USD mil 410 502 660 953 849
Brazil USD mil 24,608 26,008 29,286 29,998 20,356
Chile USD mil 2,085 2,400 2,499 2,707 2,518
Paraguay USD mil 308 363 425 449 494
Peru USD mil 1,768 1,900 2,119 2,119 2,527
Uruguay USD mil 797 1,043 1,504 1,604 1,388
Venezuela USD mil 3,994 4,592 5,417 4,118 3,249 ...