Tourism employment numbers plagued by seasonality and high turnover | The Insight Files |

The travel industry is the world’s largest, but it can be difficult to measure exact employment in companies ranging from one to millions of employees across sectors as diverse as tour operators and airlines around the world. Despite these challenges, a new UNTWO report underlines the need for better quality and comparison of tourism employment statistics, prescribing guidelines for doing so. It cites the ability to better monitor markets, attract new talent, and effectively use labour as benefits to getting a statistical grasp on the world's largest industry. Click here to download the full report.