Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 05/2019
The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 2,003 million euro for May 2019, which represented a year-over-year increase of 5.1%.
By country of habitual residence, United States and United Kingdom stood out, with a expenditure of 288 and 218 million euros, representing a year-over-year increase of 2.2% and 22.0%, respectively. On the other hand, France, with an expenditure of 210 million euros, registred year-over-year decrease of 12.4% .
The average daily expenditure per person was 213 euros, a figure that represented a year-over-year increase of 6.4%. The main statistical items correspond to expenditure on international transport (554 million euros) and activities (394 million euros).