Visitor Statistics

Statistics in this section provides an understanding of importance of the tourism industry. Visitor volumes, and expenditure data across the years shed light on visitation trends by key markets. Economic impact of tourism, tourism related employment, hotel occupancy and border crossing statistics help understand the importance of tourism in Ontario’s economy and the tourism industry’s current performance.

 

Historical Trends and Statistics

Based on the Travel Survey of Residents of Canada and the International Travel survey conducted by Statistics Canada, inbound and outbound visitor volumes and expenditures are available by key markets. Economic impact of tourism, tourism related employment and hotel occupancy information are also available under this section.

 

Border Crossings

Border crossings for U.S. and key overseas markets are the latest available indicators of tourism performance and market trends. Border crossing statistics are updated monthly.