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Foreign tourism Expenditure. 2018. Definitive data

In 2018, the total expenditure made by tourists residing abroad whose principal destination was Catalonia increased by 6.5% compared to 2017, and stood at 20,478 million euros, according to definitive data. By country of residence, France and the United States stand out, with a total expenditure of 2,423 and 2,376 million euros and a year-over-year increase of 7.6% and 9.8%, respectively. The average daily expenditure per person was 185 euros, which represents a year-over-year increase of 9.8%. The main expenditure items corresponded to international transport (5,478 million euros) and activities (4,091 million euros).