The number of foreigners visiting Mauritius climbed 12.4 percent from a year ago to 137.419 thousand in January 2020, the largest increase for a January month since 2016 (14.3 percent). Main rises were registered in arrivals from France (15.1 percent to 31 thousand), Reunion Island (2.2 percent to 18 thousand), Germany (26.1 percent to 15 thousand), South Africa (28.7 percent to 10 thousand) and China (22 percent to 5 thousand). In contrast, arrivals fell mostly from the UK (-3.9 percent to 8 thousand).
Tourist Arrivals in Mauritius averaged 84219.46 from 2003 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 158043 in December of 2018 and a record low of 38826 in June of 2004. This page provides - Mauritius Tourist Arrivals - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.
Tourist Arrivals in Mauritius is expected to be 126000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Tourist Arrivals in Mauritius to stand at 165000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Mauritius Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 168000.00 in 2021, according to our econometric models.