Number of international tourist arrivals reached 3.80 mil in 2017 in Puerto Rico, according to Eurostat. This is 1.63 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Puerto Rico reached an all time high of 3.80 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 3.02 mil in 1999. When compared to Puerto Rico's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Dominican Republic amounted to 6.19 mil, 0.467 mil in Haiti, 2.35 mil in Jamaica and 76.9 mil in USA in 2017.
Puerto Rico has been ranked 64th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 12 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.