Press release: 12.157.223/19
– The 2019/20 winter tourism season started in November 2019
with 5.27 million overnight stays, according
to Statistics Austria's latest preliminary data. This corresponds to
an increase of 0.7% compared to the same month of the previous year.
The number of nights spent by non-resident tourists increased by 0.3%
and reached 2.98 million, the nights spent by resident tourists increased
by 1.4% to 2.28 million. Furthermore, the number of arrivals
slightly rose by 0.2% and reached 2.19 million in November 2019.
In the calendar year 2019 so far (January
to November 2019), new all-time-highs were recorded for both overnight
stays (140.52 million; +1.5%) and arrivals (42.44 million; +2.8%). With
an increase of 3.3% compared to the same period in the previous year,
the rise in the number of non-resident guests was above average, while
the number of resident guests only rose by 1.8%.
For more detailed results and further information
please refer to the German
version or our website.
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