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Tourism visitor summary

For 2015/16, there were 731,466 international visitors nights in Bankstown City.

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
Bankstown City - 2008/09 to 2015/16Bankstown CityGreater Sydney
YearInternational Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips International Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips
2015/16731,466366,048--74,344,72329,079,03527,120,925
2014/15656,798486,346--68,430,51230,399,74923,457,652
2013/14726,912301,898--63,927,11128,653,05526,116,491
2012/13521,716----60,354,91826,141,54623,908,369
2011/12590,083443,688--56,790,46426,620,87424,445,308
2010/11738,446372,704--56,384,85326,937,76623,331,110
2009/10400,985296,435--52,066,86423,796,69722,576,320
2008/09509,516192,820--52,071,81124,463,52919,992,868

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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
Bankstown City - 2008/09 to 2015/16Bankstown CityGreater Sydney
YearInternational Visitor Nights(%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)International Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)
2015/16------56.922.320.8
2014/15------56.024.919.2
2013/14------53.924.122.0
2012/13------54.723.721.7
2011/12------52.724.722.7
2010/11------52.925.321.9
2009/10------52.924.222.9
2008/09------53.925.320.7

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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

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