International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) rose 70.4% to USD 92.0 mil in Seychelles in 2016

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) (USD mil)
Travel & Hospitality | Seychelles | March 11, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism reached 92.0 USD mil in 2016 in Seychelles, according to Eurostat. This is 70.4 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Seychelles reached an all time high of 92.0 USD mil in 2016 and an all time low of 28.0 USD mil in 1999. When compared to Seychelles's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in Madagascar amounted to 300 USD mil, 347 USD mil in Maldives and 653 USD mil in Mauritius in 2016.

Seychelles has been ranked 133rd within the group of 146 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 10 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
Comoros USD mil 37.4 36.3 ... ... ... ... ...
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
Kenya USD mil 197 174 233 206 217
Madagascar USD mil 288 235 256 317 240
Maldives USD mil 231 207 252 271 309
Mauritius USD mil 427 394 458 503 616
Mozambique USD mil 264 247 313 331 322
Seychelles USD mil 65.0 58.0 62.0 65.0 54.0
Singapore USD mil 21,406 23,121 24,383 25,519 23,702
South Africa USD mil 8,397 7,145 6,491 6,314 5,735
Sri Lanka USD mil 926 1,219 1,808 1,922 2,152
Swaziland USD mil 35.0 53.0 48.0 62.0 64.0
Tanzania USD mil 928 1,003 1,101 1,206 1,329