Number of international tourist arrivals reached 1.45 mil in 2017 in Mozambique, according to Eurostat. This is 11.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Mozambique reached an all time high of 2.11 mil in 2012 and an all time low of 0.323 mil in 2001. When compared to Mozambique's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Malawi amounted to 0.837 mil, 10.3 mil in South Africa, 1.28 mil in Tanzania and 1.08 mil in Zambia in 2017.
Mozambique has been ranked 100th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 4 places above 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.