International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) rose 12.3% to USD 347 mil in Maldives in 2016

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) (USD mil)
Travel & Hospitality | Maldives | March 11, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism reached 347 USD mil in 2016 in Maldives, according to Eurostat. This is 12.3 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Maldives reached an all time high of 347 USD mil in 2016 and an all time low of 41.0 USD mil in 1995. When compared to Maldives's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in India amounted to 19,185 USD mil, 10,043 USD mil in Indonesia, 22,102 USD mil in Singapore and 2,295 USD mil in Sri Lanka in 2016.

Maldives has been ranked 116th within the group of 146 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 19 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
Australia USD mil 33,967 35,226 35,197 32,462 28,614
Bangladesh USD mil 819 889 1,308 782 827
China USD mil 72,585 101,977 128,576 227,344 249,831
India USD mil 13,699 14,107 13,884 17,492 17,686
Indonesia USD mil 8,653 9,055 10,280 10,263 9,800
Malaysia USD mil 10,180 12,217 12,236 12,442 10,708
Maldives USD mil 231 207 252 271 309
Myanmar USD mil 132 265 131 119 146
Pakistan USD mil 1,857 1,851 1,638 2,209 2,642
Philippines USD mil 6,055 7,140 8,400 11,130 11,868
Singapore USD mil 21,406 23,121 24,383 25,519 23,702
Sri Lanka USD mil 926 1,219 1,808 1,922 2,152
Thailand USD mil 7,534 8,095 8,238 8,824 9,539