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Tourism visitor summary

For 2015/16, there were 305,695 international visitors nights in the City of Albany, accounting for 16.9% of the total visitor nights.

Tourism is an important part of the economy. Tourism Research Australia (TRA) run annual visitor surveys to measure the size and composition of the tourism market in each area, and this data is presented here. Tourism may include overseas visitors in the country for a holiday, business or education, Australian visitors staying overnight, or local day trippers visiting the area. These different types of tourists will utilize different services within the economy, so understanding the different tourism markets is important for Local Government and businesses.

Tourism Research Australia – Survey data

Visitor nights - Numbers
City of Albany - 2008/09 to 2015/16City of AlbanyRegional WA
YearInternational Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips International Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips
2015/16305,6951,229,366271,8076,187,15930,532,6676,947,800
2014/15504,554969,636--5,934,41125,998,4736,730,361
2013/14281,343984,619251,5216,218,20121,658,4255,993,533
2012/13270,164917,843263,6226,099,93418,430,9085,663,710
2011/12215,477803,859233,8405,741,52616,939,8205,290,873
2010/11269,368639,096195,2425,180,21315,858,7215,099,743
2009/10183,560703,883266,1524,608,33913,531,3984,719,862
2008/09228,007856,228275,4904,595,78015,650,4834,330,647

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.

Note: "--" represents unavailable data or data that has been suppressed due to a sample size of 40 or less.

Visitor nights - Percentage
City of Albany - 2008/09 to 2015/16City of AlbanyRegional WA
YearInternational Visitor Nights(%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)International Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)
2015/1616.968.015.014.269.915.9
2014/15------15.367.217.4
2013/1418.564.916.618.463.917.7
2012/1318.663.218.220.261.018.8
2011/1217.264.118.720.560.618.9
2010/1124.457.917.719.860.719.5
2009/1015.961.023.120.259.220.6
2008/0916.863.020.318.763.717.6

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.

Note: "--" represents unavailable data or data that has been suppressed due to a sample size of 40 or less.

Breakup of visitor nights, 2015/16
Breakup of visitor nights, 2015/16 City of Albany, Domestic Daytrips: 15.0% City of Albany, Domestic Visitor Nights: 68.0% City of Albany, International Visitor Nights: 16.9% Regional WA, Domestic Daytrips: 15.9% Regional WA, Domestic Visitor Nights: 69.9% Regional WA, International Visitor Nights: 14.2%
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.
Time series - Tourism nights
Time series - Tourism nights Domestic Daytrips: 271,807 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,229,366 nights International Visitor Nights: 305,695 nights Domestic Daytrips: 251,521 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 984,619 nights International Visitor Nights: 281,343 nights Domestic Daytrips: 263,622 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 917,843 nights International Visitor Nights: 270,164 nights Domestic Daytrips: 233,840 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 803,859 nights International Visitor Nights: 215,477 nights Domestic Daytrips: 195,242 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 639,096 nights International Visitor Nights: 269,368 nights Domestic Daytrips: 266,152 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 703,883 nights International Visitor Nights: 183,560 nights Domestic Daytrips: 275,490 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 856,228 nights International Visitor Nights: 228,007 nights
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.
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