Number of international tourist arrivals reached 6.19 mil in 2017 in Dominican Republic, according to Eurostat. This is 3.84 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Dominican Republic reached an all time high of 6.19 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.78 mil in 1995. When compared to Dominican Republic's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Cuba amounted to 4.59 mil, 2.35 mil in Jamaica, 39.3 mil in Mexico and 76.9 mil in USA in 2017.
Dominican Republic has been ranked 54th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The number of international tourists who travel to a country other than that in which they have their usual residence, but outside their usual environment, for a period not exceeding 12 months and whose main purpose in visiting is other than an activity remunerated from within the country visited.