Number of international tourist arrivals reached 1,341 mil in 2017 in World, according to Eurostat. This is 7.28 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in World reached an all time high of 1,341 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 524 mil in 1995. When compared to World's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in China amounted to 60.7 mil, 37.5 mil in Germany, 28.7 mil in Japan and 76.9 mil in USA in 2017.
World has been ranked 1st within the group of 149 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.