International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) rose 3.41% to USD 1,091 mil in Puerto Rico in 2016

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) (USD mil)
Travel & Hospitality | Puerto Rico | March 11, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism reached 1,091 USD mil in 2016 in Puerto Rico, according to Eurostat. This is 3.41 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Puerto Rico reached an all time high of 1,761 USD mil in 2008 and an all time low of 1,055 USD mil in 2015. When compared to Puerto Rico's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in Dominican Republic amounted to 875 USD mil, 503 USD mil in Haiti, 424 USD mil in Jamaica and 160,818 USD mil in USA in 2016.

Puerto Rico has been ranked 80th within the group of 146 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 23 places behind 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
Canada USD mil 41,234 43,010 43,092 41,669 36,372
Cayman Islands USD mil 145 175 183 161 183 ...
China USD mil 72,585 101,977 128,576 227,344 249,831
Cuba USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Dominican Republic USD mil 689 690 679 717 803
Haiti USD mil 458 473 418 475 503
Jamaica USD mil 213 418 392 457 413
Japan USD mil 39,760 40,967 32,244 28,609 23,252
Mexico USD mil 9,704 10,735 11,970 12,556 12,668
Puerto Rico USD mil 1,196 1,156 1,139 1,088 977
USA USD mil 116,448 129,902 130,148 140,558 150,044