The growth of the wellness tourism sector | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

The Global Wellness Institute recently released updated data that showed that wellness tourism continues to be one of the fastest-growing travel categories: revenues expanded from $438 billion in 2012 to $494 billion in 2013 – and that 12.7% growth rate was 40% larger than originally forecast. And wellness tourism also grew 74% faster than global tourism overall in the last year (14.6% versus 7.3%).