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City of Joondalup

Visitors and nights

In the 5 years up to 2016/17, there were an average of 37,352 international visitors to the City of Joondalup. Average length stay for international visitors was 29.0 days, higher than the average for Greater Perth.

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 Joondalup - 2009/10 to 2016/17City of JoondalupGreater PerthCity of Joondalup as a % of Greater Perth
YearVisitorsVisitor nights % change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days) VisitorsVisitor nights% change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days)VisitorsVisitor nights
5 year average37,3521,076,637--29.0909,79121,963,543--24.44.24.9
2016/1736,624777,717-10.621.21,067,28922,425,050+4.421.03.43.5
2015/1638,357869,843-37.222.7969,40321,477,777-6.222.24.04.1
2014/1536,5281,384,229+17.337.9874,45222,907,951+8.126.24.26.0
2013/1440,9591,180,618+0.828.8844,90721,187,187-2.925.14.95.6
2012/1334,2931,170,781+51.234.1792,90521,819,749+9.327.54.35.4
2011/1234,385774,476-5.622.5783,35119,962,431+16.025.54.43.9
2010/1134,802820,683+0.923.6779,43617,201,673+0.222.14.54.8
2009/1035,145813,458--23.1744,44717,160,148--23.14.74.7

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2016/17.

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 2016/17, City of Joondalup: 36,624 people 2015/16, City of Joondalup: 38,357 people 2014/15, City of Joondalup: 36,528 people 2013/14, City of Joondalup: 40,959 people 2012/13, City of Joondalup: 34,293 people 2011/12, City of Joondalup: 34,385 people 2010/11, City of Joondalup: 34,802 people 2009/10, City of Joondalup: 35,145 people
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2016/17.
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