International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) rose 80.689655172414% to USD 262 mil in Kenya in 2017

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) (USD mil)
Travel & Hospitality | Kenya | May 17, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism reached 262 USD mil in 2017 in Kenya, according to Eurostat. This is 20.7 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Kenya reached an all time high of 266 USD mil in 2008 and an all time low of 108 USD mil in 2004. When compared to Kenya's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in Ethiopia amounted to 364 USD mil, 899 USD mil in Tanzania and 311 USD mil in Uganda in 2017.

Kenya has been ranked 120th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 4 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
Dem. Republic of the Congo USD mil 298 108 170 283 127
Djibouti USD mil 33.5 29.6 30.9 34.2 35.1
Eritrea USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ethiopia USD mil 170 181 214 283 372
Kenya USD mil 197 174 233 206 217
Mozambique USD mil 264 247 313 331 322
Rwanda USD mil 142 133 126 133 295
Somalia USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Sudan USD mil ... ... ... ... ... 38.0 539
Sudan USD mil 937 699 460 439 195
Tanzania USD mil 928 1,003 1,101 1,206 1,329
Uganda USD mil 540 642 349 342 278
Yemen USD mil 258 148 161 158 79.0 ...
Zambia USD mil 223 303 357 378 400