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Sydney Eastern Suburbs

Visitors and nights

In the 5 years up to 2017/18, there were an average of 1,034,480 domestic daytrip visitors to the Sydney Eastern Suburbs, representing 1.9% of the daytrip visitors to New South Wales.

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

Domestic daytrip visitors
Sydney Eastern Suburbs - 2010/11 to 2017/18Sydney Eastern SuburbsNew South WalesSydney Eastern Suburbs as a % of New South Wales
YearVisitors% change from previous yearVisitors% change from previous yearVisitors
5 year average1,034,480--55,395,854--1.9
2017/18993,708+6.559,322,616+5.91.7
2016/17933,143-26.556,038,734-0.51.7
2015/161,269,374+37.256,317,065+7.82.3
2014/15925,504-11.952,248,101-1.51.8
2013/141,050,671+82.153,052,753+3.32.0
2012/13577,082-44.651,344,670-4.31.1
2011/121,041,024+24.053,656,341+7.11.9
2010/11839,551--50,103,880--1.7

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey 2017/18.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

Domestic daytrip visitors
Domestic daytrip visitors 2017/18, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 993,708 people 2016/17, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 933,143 people 2015/16, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 1,269,374 people 2014/15, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 925,504 people 2013/14, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 1,050,671 people 2012/13, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 577,082 people 2011/12, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 1,041,024 people 2010/11, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 839,551 people
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey 2017/18.
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