Number of international tourist arrivals reached 7.13 mil in 2005 in United Arab Emirates, according to Eurostat. This is 15 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in United Arab Emirates reached an all time high of 7.13 mil in 2005 and an all time low of 2.32 mil in 1995. When compared to United Arab Emirates's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Bahrain amounted to 6.31 mil, 0.891 mil in Oman, 0.913 mil in Qatar and 8.04 mil in Saudi Arabia in 2005.
United Arab Emirates has been ranked 30th within the group of 166 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 12 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.