Main holiday destination of residents of the EU in 2015

This statistic shows the destinations booked by residents of the European Union (EU) for their main holiday in 2015. Of respondents 35 percent of EU citizens had their main holiday within another one of the EU-28 countries.

Main holiday destination of residents of the European Union (EU-28) in 2015*

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Release date

March 2016



Survey time period

January 2016

Number of respondents

27,070 respondents

Age group

Special properties

All who went on holiday for at least one night

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

* The original question was phrased by the source as follows: "In which country did you spend your main holiday in 2015? By "main holiday", we mean the holiday that was the most important for you in 2015".

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