Travel and Tourism Satellite Account, 2017
The travel and tourism industry—as measured by the real output of goods and services sold directly to visitors—decelerated to 1.7 percent growth in 2017 after increasing 3.2 percent in 2016, according to the most recent statistics from the Travel and Tourism Satellite Account.
Total tourism-related nominal output increased to $1.62 trillion in 2017.Read the Article
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What is Travel and Tourism?
Measures how much tourists spend and the prices they pay for lodging, airfare, souvenirs, and other travel-related items. These statistics also provide a snapshot of employment in the travel and tourism industries.