The number of foreign tourist arrivals in Spain increased 3.6 percent year-on-year to 4.5 million in November 2018, following a 5.0 percent growth in the previous month. Visitors came mostly from the UK (up 2.8 percent year-on-year to 937 thousand), Germany (down 3 percent to 575 thousand), France (down 10.4 percent to 481 thousand), Italy (up 13 percent to 289 thousand), the US (up 21.3 percent to 187 thousand), the Netherlands (unchanged at 165 thousand) and Portugal (up 18 percent to 159 thousand). Canarias was the main destination (26 percent of total arrivals), followed by Cataluña (22.9 percent) and Andalucía (13.3 percent). In January to November, the number of tourist arrivals rose 0.7 percent to 78.4 million. Tourist Arrivals in Spain averaged 4626.29 Thousand from 1995 until 2018, 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 5420.00 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 5890.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Spain Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 6150.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-09-03 07:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -4.9% 1.3%
2018-10-02 07:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -1.9% -4.9%
2018-11-02 08:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY 0.5% -1.9%
2018-12-03 08:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY 5.0% 0.5%


Spain Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -3836500.00 -3297072.00 634935.00 -9834766.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Current Account 294.00 696.00 5059.00 -12368.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 1.90 1.90 1.90 -9.60 percent [+]
Imports 30249900.00 25473900.00 30249900.00 37437.07 EUR Thousand [+]
Exports 26413300.00 22176855.84 26413300.00 14286.06 EUR Thousand [+]
Terms of Trade 100.20 100.30 123.70 62.20 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -9659.00 1561.00 23250.00 -9659.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 3873.00 -263.00 17904.00 -11878.00 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 2552.00 3515.00 3590.00 732.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 4549.90 7635.57 10493.44 1397.41 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 281.60 281.60 523.47 281.58 Tonnes [+]
Tourism Revenues 6021.00 6803.00 8015.00 890.00 EUR Million [+]
Terrorism Index 1.70 1.20 6.52 1.20 [+]
Weapons Sales 814.00 507.00 1429.00 2.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 2003697000.00 1991484000.00 2003697000.00 618600000.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Production 2.00 2.00 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 January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4549.90 7635.57 10493.44 1397.41 1995 - 2018 Thousand Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina 237931.00 Oct/18
Australia 754000.00 Oct/18
Brazil 6589.00 Dec/17
Canada 2326691.00 Oct/18
China 2917.00 Dec/17
France 82600.00 Dec/16
Germany 37452.00 Dec/17
India 1012128.00 Nov/18
Indonesia 1148644.00 Nov/18
Japan 2450800.00 Nov/18
Mexico 1932.22 Nov/18
Saudi Arabia 16119.00 Dec/17
Singapore 1406015.00 Nov/18
South Africa 1323652.00 Oct/18
South Korea 1350390.00 Nov/18
Spain 4549.90 Nov/18
Switzerland 1958.00 Sep/18
Turkey 1966277.00 Nov/18
United Kingdom 3055.00 Sep/18
United States 6734056.00 May/18


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