Number of international tourist departures reached 1.44 mil in 2017 in Sri Lanka, according to Eurostat. This is 0.622 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist departures in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 1.45 mil in 2016 and an all time low of 0.494 mil in 1996.
Sri Lanka has been ranked 70th within the group of 91 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist departures, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The number of departures that people make from their country of usual residence to any other country for any purpose other than a remunerated activity in the country visited.