Leading countries in the Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index 2019

This statistic shows the leading countries in the Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) in 2019. Canada placed ninth in the ranking with a score of 5.1.

Travel and tourism - additional information

Travel and tourism’s total contribution to global GDP reached 9.26 trillion U.S. dollars in 2019 - 3.6 trillion of this figure came from leisure spending. In that year, there were 1.35 billion international tourist arrivals worldwide, over half of these visiting Europe. This number had increased by around 250 million since 2005 and was forecasted to almost double to 1.81 billion by 2030.

The United States ranked fifth out of 140 on the 2019 Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index with a score of 5.2 out of seven. Travel and tourism’s total contribution to GDP in the U.S. was 1.67 trillion U.S. dollars and, of its direct contribution, just under 80 percent came from domestic tourists. In the same year, the industry directly created 5.9 million jobs in the U.S.

Leading countries in the Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) in 2019

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Source

Release date

September 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2019

Supplementary notes

The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) aims to measure the factors and policies that make it attractive to develop the travel & tourism sector in different countries. The index is made up of four sub-indexes: Enabling Environment; Travel and Tourism Policy and Enabling Conditions; Infrastructure; and Natural and Cultural Resources. 136 countries are evaluated. The Index scores on a scale from 1 to 7 with 7 being the best rating.
Figures have been rounded.

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