Number of international tourist arrivals reached 0.030 mil in 2000 in Mauritania, according to Eurostat. This is 25 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Mauritania reached an all time high of 0.030 mil in 2000 and an all time low of 0.024 mil in 1999. When compared to Mauritania's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Algeria amounted to 0.866 mil, 0.086 mil in Mali, 4.28 mil in Morocco and 0.389 mil in Senegal in 2000.
Mauritania has been ranked 152nd within the group of 162 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals.
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.