Tourists in China 2018, by country of origin

In 2018, over four million South Korea person-times travelled to China, remaining as the most important market source in China's domestic tourism industry. Japan, Russian, and the United States followed with around 2.5 million person-times. The figures include all tourists ranged from business travelers to people visiting friends and relatives. A significant proportion of overseas travellers visited more than four cities in China.

Most important countries of origin of foreign tourists in China in 2018

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Source

Release date

October 2019

Region

China

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes

All in all, approximately 30.54 million foreign tourists visited China in 2018. This statistic depicts the 20 most important countries of origin.

Figures have been rounded.

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