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Tourism visitor summary

For 2015/16, there were international visitors nights in the Murweh Shire.

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
Murweh Shire - 2008/09 to 2015/16Murweh ShireRegional QLD
YearInternational Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips International Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips
2015/16------24,444,90359,711,32724,637,373
2014/15------23,949,45960,099,51322,644,464
2013/14------22,667,62657,851,79021,927,755
2012/13--342,791--23,293,82158,718,03125,712,274
2011/12------22,089,94258,639,61323,909,973
2010/11------21,405,16952,318,77021,763,922
2009/10------22,460,88955,422,03321,456,147
2008/09------23,147,99349,289,88919,425,580

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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
Murweh Shire - 2008/09 to 2015/16Murweh ShireRegional QLD
YearInternational Visitor Nights(%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)International Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)
2015/16------22.554.922.6
2014/15------22.456.321.2
2013/14------22.156.521.4
2012/13------21.654.523.9
2011/12------21.156.022.8
2010/11------22.454.822.8
2009/10------22.655.821.6
2008/09------25.253.721.1

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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