Tourist arrivals and overnight stays
Below is statistical data on tourist arrivals and overnight stays according to the countries from which they come. The Tourism Barometer has been attached to the interim data, as it contains key information on tourists in Slovenia. The source of the data from the collection below is the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia.
Overview of the 2017 tourist year
In the year 2017 Slovenian tourism marked record numbers. The number of international arrivals continued and with 16.7% more tourist arrivals compared to 2016, Slovenia was above the European average. In 2017 we achieved 4,7 milion tourist arrivals and 12,0 overnight stays, which is 13.4% more arrivals and 11.3% more overnight stays than in 2016.
Publication Tourism in Numbers
Slovenian Tourism in Numbers is a publication issued annually by the Slovenian Tourist Board The publication was first issued in 2002. The basic sources for the publication include statistical data on tourism turnover obtained and published by the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia (SURS) In 2016, tourism employed 12.9% of all employees and generated 8,1% of the total amount of Slovenian exports, contributing 12.6% to GDP. For the first time, over 11 million overnight stays of tourists were recorded, of which there were over 6 million in hotels. Foreign tourists generated 12.0% more revenue and 11.0% of overnight stays of tourists as in 2015. Growth was also recorded in overnight stays of domestic tourists, namely by 3.0%.
Publication It is nice everywhere
The purpose of this publication is to present in a simple and understandable way the main characteristics of Slovene tourism, and particularly to present all the richness of official statistical data on tourism that are regularly disseminated by the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia.