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.

Statistical data for November 2017 (xls)

Overview of the 2016 tourist year

In the year 2016 Slovenian tourism marked record numbers. The number of international arrivals continued and with 12.0% more tourist arrivals compared to 2015, Slovenia was above the European average. In 2016  we achieved 4,317,504 tourist arrivals and 11,179,879 overnight stays, which is 9.9% more arrivals and 8.1% more overnight stays than in 2015. A brief overview of tourism in Slovenia in 2016 contains basic data on Slovenian tourism, the structure of overnight stays by types of municipalities and types of accommodation facilities, as well as competitiveness index and safety of Slovenian tourism.

Market overview - final data 2016 (xls)

Infographic: 2016 Market Overview


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%.

Slovenian Tourism in Numbers 2016

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.


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