Tourism of residents in Catalonia. Q1/2019
The number of trips made by Catalans increased 6,0% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019. People residing in Catalonia made 7.3 million trips, involving 22.7 million overnight stays, an average stay of 3,1 nights, and an expenditure of 1,662 million euros. Note that in 2019 Easter was celebrated in April, while in 2018 it took place between March and April.
The expenditure of Catalans on trips in the first quarter came to 226 euros per person, which represents an increase of 11.8% in comparison with the first quarter of 2018, and expenditure of 73 euros per day.
The number of day trips made by people residing in Catalonia stood at 12,5 million in the first quarter of 2019, 5.6% less than in the same quarter of the previous year.