Number of international tourist arrivals reached 7.05 mil in 2017 in Sweden, according to Eurostat. This is 4.01 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Sweden reached an all time high of 7.05 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 2.31 mil in 1995. When compared to Sweden's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Denmark amounted to 11.7 mil, 3.18 mil in Finland, 6.25 mil in Norway and 24.4 mil in Russia in 2017.
Sweden has been ranked 46th 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.