Tourism of residents in Catalonia. Q2/2019
The number of trips made by Catalans in the second quarter of 2019 remained basically stable in comparison to the same quarter of the year before (−0.1%). People residing in Catalonia made 9.3 million trips, involving 26.6 million overnight stays, an average stay of 2.9 nights, and an expenditure of 2,199 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 second quarter came to 237 euros per person, which represents an increase of 2.3% in comparison with the second quarter of 2018, and expenditure of 83 euros per day with an increase of 7.5%.
The number of day trips made by people residing in Catalonia stood at 11.8 million in the second quarter of 2019, 4.5% less than in the same quarter of the previous year.