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Visitors and nights

In the 5 years up to 2017/18, there were an average of 44,694 international visitors to the City of Albany. Average length stay for international visitors was 8.0 days, lower than the average for Western Australia.

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

International visitors
City of Albany - 2010/11 to 2017/18City of AlbanyWestern AustraliaCity of Albany as a % of Western Australia
YearVisitorsVisitor nights % change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days) VisitorsVisitor nights% change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days)VisitorsVisitor nights
5 year average44,694355,403--8.01,566,87527,749,814--

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2017/18.

Note: "--" represents unavailable data or data that has been suppressed due to a sample size of 40 or less. Suppressed figures are still used in the 5 year average calculations.

International visitors
International visitors 2017/18, City of Albany: 46,132 people 2016/17, City of Albany: 51,590 people 2015/16, City of Albany: 45,698 people 2014/15, City of Albany: 44,076 people 2013/14, City of Albany: 35,972 people 2012/13, City of Albany: 30,740 people 2011/12, City of Albany: 32,984 people 2010/11, City of Albany: 38,014 people
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2017/18.