Number of international tourist arrivals reached 1.08 mil in 2017 in Zambia, according to Eurostat. This is 13.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Zambia reached an all time high of 1.08 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.163 mil in 1995. When compared to Zambia's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Angola amounted to 0.261 mil, 1.28 mil in Tanzania and 2.42 mil in Zimbabwe in 2017.
Zambia has been ranked 110th 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.