The number of foreign tourist arrivals in Spain decreased by 1.7 percent year-on-year to 7.953 million in May of 2019, following a 5.7 percent gain in the previous month. Main declines were recorded from the UK (down 0.3 percent to 1,978 thousand); Germany (down 8.8 percent to 1,077 thousand) and France (down 10.7 percent to 1,024 thousand) while gains were registered from the US (up 7.2 percent to 341 thousand); Italy (up 18.3 percent to 405 thousand) and Portugal (up 0.2 percent to 162 thousand). Cataluña was the main destination (23 percent of total arrivals); followed by Illes Balears (21.4 percent) and Andalucía (15.2 percent). Tourist Arrivals in Spain averaged 4635.29 Thousand from 1995 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 10493.44 Thousand in July of 2017 and a record low of 1397.41 Thousand in January of 1995.

Tourist Arrivals in Spain is expected to be 9220.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Tourist Arrivals in Spain to stand at 9420.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Spain Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 5520.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-04-02 07:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY Feb 3.8% 2.2%
2019-05-08 07:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY Mar 4.7% 3.8%
2019-06-03 07:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY Apr 5.7% 4.7% 4%
2019-07-02 07:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY May -1.7% 5.7%


Spain Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -2110200.00 -1605253.00 634935.00 -9834766.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Current Account -413.00 -107.00 5059.00 -12368.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.90 1.80 2.30 -9.60 percent [+]
Imports 28801800.00 26369800.00 30249900.00 37437.07 EUR Thousand [+]
Exports 26691500.00 24764584.76 26691500.00 14286.06 EUR Thousand [+]
Terms of Trade 99.70 100.30 123.70 62.20 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1091.00 1093.00 23250.00 -9566.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 3933.00 5417.00 17904.00 -11878.00 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 3475.00 3333.00 3590.00 732.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 7952.79 7169.68 10493.44 1397.41 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 281.60 281.60 523.47 281.58 Tonnes [+]
Tourism Revenues 4185.00 4230.00 8015.00 890.00 EUR Million [+]
Terrorism Index 4.02 1.70 6.52 1.20 [+]
Weapons Sales 1188.00 820.00 1429.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 2057984000.00 2014359000.00 2057984000.00 618600000.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Production 1.00 1.00 17.00 1.00 BBL/D/1K [+]

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Spain Tourist Arrivals

The tourism sector accounts for around 15 percent of the Spanish GDP. This page provides - Spain Tourist Arrivals - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Spain Tourist Arrivals - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7952.79 7169.68 10493.44 1397.41 1995 - 2019 Thousand Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina 228494.00 May/19
Australia 668300.00 May/19
Brazil 6621.00 Dec/18
Canada 2079426.00 Apr/19
China 3054.00 Dec/18
France 86900.00 Dec/17
Germany 37452.00 Dec/17
India 610590.00 May/19
Indonesia 1256325.00 May/19
Japan 2880000.00 Jun/19
Mexico 1835.07 May/19
Saudi Arabia 16119.00 Dec/17
Singapore 1484127.00 May/19
South Africa 1350167.00 Apr/19
South Korea 1485684.00 May/19
Spain 7952.79 May/19
Switzerland 1371.00 Apr/19
Turkey 4022254.00 May/19
United Kingdom 2940.00 Mar/19
United States 6227283.00 Mar/19


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