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City of Stonnington

Visitors and nights

In the 5 years up to 2018/19, there were an average of 60,097 international visitors to the City of Stonnington. Average length stay for international visitors was 31.4 days, higher than the average for Victoria.

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 Stonnington - 2010/11 to 2018/19City of StonningtonVictoriaCity of Stonnington as a % of Victoria
YearVisitorsVisitor nights % change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days) VisitorsVisitor nights% change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days)VisitorsVisitor nights
5 year average60,0971,909,026--31.43,494,46663,966,169--18.31.73.0
2018/1965,5452,061,369-3.631.43,974,26772,632,094+6.218.31.72.8
2017/1872,7812,138,452-13.029.43,784,26668,378,553+2.718.11.93.1
2016/1767,3322,457,697+30.636.53,569,87966,585,533+14.618.71.93.7
2015/1656,8581,881,996+87.233.13,281,00658,119,619+7.417.71.73.2
2014/1537,9701,005,616-33.226.52,852,35654,115,042+14.319.01.31.9
2013/1447,6121,505,321-3.431.62,628,45047,325,553+1.818.01.83.2
2012/1339,9111,559,024+12.139.12,334,60246,500,146+7.719.91.73.4
2011/1240,5721,390,862-28.534.32,235,89343,167,941+6.019.31.83.2
2010/1141,6451,945,262--46.72,193,92940,711,979--18.61.94.8

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2018/19.

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 2018/19, City of Stonnington: 65,545 people 2017/18, City of Stonnington: 72,781 people 2016/17, City of Stonnington: 67,332 people 2015/16, City of Stonnington: 56,858 people 2014/15, City of Stonnington: 37,970 people 2013/14, City of Stonnington: 47,612 people 2012/13, City of Stonnington: 39,911 people 2011/12, City of Stonnington: 40,572 people 2010/11, City of Stonnington: 41,645 people
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2018/19.
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