The World Tourism Organisation (UNTWO) has produced a range of infographics for download at the following link. Topics covered include why tourism matters, international tourist arrivals and receipts, and the world's top tourism spenders. Among the key insights include:
- Tourism comprising 10% of GDP, 1 in 11 jobs and 6% of the world's exports (US $1.5 trillion).
- China, the USA, Germany, the UK and France constiting the top five markets in terms of international tourism expenditure for 2015.
- In 2015, international tourist arrivals totalled 1184 million while international tourism receipts equated to US $1232 billion.